Ship Construction

Model Boat (Zandaga), Brazil, PM 05-10-30/64512

For their second assignment, the students explored the ships' construction and design. They were asked to identify and discuss different construction techniques and ship components. As with the first assignment, each ship has multiple perspectives. Take a look to see the range of vessels being studied, and if you are interested, you can read the students' longer papers!

Click here for an overview of some basic definitions of ship terminology.