Approx Cost:
$90 for materials. Any extra materials will be charged accordingly.
Technology Requirements:
A laptop is essential for this course
Course Outline:

In this course students design and make a range of products out of a variety of materials. They identify a need or opportunity and explore ideas that can resolve the issue.  

They will learn how to operate within boundaries and specifications. There is an emphasis on testing and trialling ideas where students are encouraged to take risks.  

The focus will be to refine skills for 

  • the use of hand, power tools and machinery  
  • orthographic and isometric drawing 
  • preparing cutting and resource list 

This course establishes workshop practices such as  

  • collaboration 
  • following strict safety codes of practice 
  • following set instructions to complete project 

There is a major practical component to this course. However, in each project, students will be required to complete associated theory with the use of their laptop. 


Students will be assessed in the following components: 

  • Project development/Outcome development and evaluation 
  • Practical and safety skills. 
Where Does It Lead:

Year 11 Materials Technology (Resistant Materials) Semester A and/or B 

For further information see:
Mr van Wezel