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Unit 6 Applied Design, Planning and Prototyping

Before you make a start on the design and development of your engineered product or service it is vitally important to carry out some initial research and also to ensure that you have a thorough understanding of your client’s needs. You need to resist the temptation to rush into the design and manufacture of your product. Instead, you should ensure that you devote sufficient time to clarifying the problem and collecting together information from a variety of different sources.