Students may choose up to four units from the Technology Learning Area.
This construction technology unit is designed for the more able student who has successfully completed Year 10 Woodwork 1/S. Students will investigate a range of equipment and timber products and how they may be worked together to prepare, join and produce integrated design solutions. They would use a range of communication skills to document design ideas and proposals in order to produce and evaluate systems to meet design criteria.
Skills in frame type jointing and construction, e.g. for a coffee table, bar stool.
Greater involvement in project design, drawing, modelling, costing and problem solving.
Supervised use of machines to prepare, shape and joint material.
Assembly and clamping of components. Introduction to modern knock-down (K-D) fittings.
Steps in preparing for surface finishing, types of finishes and their application.
Students may choose to purchase extra materials above the Materials and Services Fee.
Inquiring & Analysing
Creating the Solution