Approx Cost:
$100 for materials. Any extra materials will be charged accordingly.
Technology Requirements:
A laptop is essential for this course
Entry Recommendations:

Open entry  

Previous experience in Materials Technology courses recommended. 

Course Outline:

In this semester course students learn about machining and equipment through the application of them into a practical project along with written evidence. 


Over the two semesters, two projects are undertaken.  Both projects involve machine work on the lathe and milling machine.  A variety of hand work and braising could be added to the projects.  Students completing both semesters would complete two projects whereas if a student was completing one semester - one project would be undertaken.  The projects are either a machinery, fabrication or welding project.   


Optional: CAD assessment  


Where Does It Lead:

MTE203.  It could lead to polytechnic courses, Metal-based trade industries and metal-related employment opportunities. 

For further information see:
Mr van Wezel