Junior Certificate Technology
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The content layout in this exemplar design folio follow the headings as outlined in
the Technology Design Tasks document (SEC Ref . S.67).
The content itself serves as a guideline only to the brief presented.
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Design and make a working model of a motorised display of a car
manufacturer’s logo. The display should illuminate automatically at
Analysis of chosen task
To decide the final design specifications, a number of considerations have
to be taken into account. These are associated with the requirements of
the design task.
The solution must incorporate a car manufacturer’s logo.
The logo must be motorised.
The display must illuminate automatically at night.
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Design Task Specifications
In order to satisfy the design task requirements the following
specifications are required.
I must design and make a display model of a car manufacturer’s
I must include a motorised control system to operate the logo
I must include a light sensitive electronic circuit to allow for
automatic illumination of the display at night.
I must use materials which are strong, durable and suitable for
purpose of use.
The model must be well assembled, realistic with a high quality of
finish suitable for presentation.
The model must be eye catching to attract customers into the
The model must be safe to use with no sharp edges. All wires and
components must be neatly housed.
The total cost should not exceed €25.
The chosen task must be completed with the given time frame i.e.
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Research and Investigation
So as to decide on a final design solution that would satisfy all of the
design specifications listed previously it was important to carry out