Get your robot kit at any office hours Bring robot kit and calipers to lab Flair marker (yours to keep) HANDOUTS REMEMBER TODAY • Durfee research • "Presentation Drawing”,what it means • How to critique • Sketching workshop • How to dissect • Lab preview
ME 2011 PRESENTATION DRAWING FORMAT • Fine point, black marker • Plain, 8.5x11 inch, pure white paper • 1/4 in. border box • Name and the date in the lower right corner, inside border • Upper-case block lettering skill, 1/8 in. high letters • Portrait or landscape orientation as specified in assignment
WILL DURFEE, SEPT-21-2009 WILL DURFEE, SEPT-21-2009 LANDSCAPE PORTRAIT
IDEA CRITIQUE Market feasibility User? Need? Technical feasibility Can it be made? Resources? Financial feasibility Cost? Price? Volume? DRAWING CRITIQUE Can one understand the idea? Is the context shown? Good choice of view(s)? Just the right amount of text? Signed, dated, witnessed? Border? Name? Critiquing1. Find and say 2 good things, then discuss the “needs work” things2. Critique the idea, not the person
Mechanical Dissection • Function • Assembly • Materials See the “Product Dissection” resource on the course site
http://www.hkn.umn.edu/careerfair/careerfairtips.html Career Fair Tips • Study the list of participating employers • Develop a strong, professional resume • Be ready to "sell" yourself. Know yourself, your career goals • Identify your skills and strengths • Develop and practice a 10-second introduction for yourself • Make a great first impression: firm handshake, eye contact • Network while you wait. Talk to fellow job seekers.