09 Materials Technology


COURSE DESCRIPTION:

You will follow the process of designing and making to enable you to make a product. You will use a combination of machinery and hand tools to help you develop your practical skills and techniques.

WHAT WILL I LEARN?

  • about wood as a material
  • to design a product to meet your own brief. (In the past these have included cell phone holders, jewelry boxes and tools)
  • investigate wood joints

WHERE DOES THIS COURSE LEAD?

This course leads on to Material Technology in Year 10 and then Levels 1 and 2 Woodwork and also Levels 1 and 2 Mechanical Engineering.

INDICATIVE COSTS:

Materials cost $12