3D Scanning and Printing

DDD60006 12.5 Credit Points Hawthorn


  • One Semester

Contact hours

  • 36 Hours

On-campus unit delivery combines face-to-face and digital learning.

Aims and objectives

This unit provides technological skills in 3D scanning methods and 3D prototyping techniques. Students will have hands-on experience of 3D scanning methods that can be used for products, environments, walkthroughs, simulations and virtual environments. Students will be introduced to 3D prototyping technologies that can be applied to a wide range of design outcomes.

Students who successfully complete this unit will be able to:
1. Identify appropriate uses of 3D scanning
2. Prepare scanned data for print
3. Utilise 3D printing and scanning technology
4. Create a custom product utilising 3D scan, CAD and print
5. Evaluate project outcomes in relation to the specified user group

Courses with unit

Master of Design
This unit will be offered for the final time Semester 1 2021