Flashcards in Design Deck (12):
What is a design specification?
Detailed list of criteria a design should meet
Why might you analysis products?
What is disassembly?
Finding out how a product is made by taking it apart
Order and how it was put together
What is the disadvantage of disassembly?
It is expensive
What are trend forecasts and what do they do?
Predict the future fashion trends
Know what other designers are making
What is a design brief?
Brief outline of context and target market
How is a design affected?
Social, cultural and ethical issues
How do you evaluate a design?
Compare to similar products
How do you work out cost production?
Make a prototype
What is quality assurance?
Test your product evaluate it against the spec and modify it to improve its quality
Fit for purpose
Give 2 examples of Quality Assurance