Learning Expectations

Expectations of Students in Technology and Applied Studies - Stage 4


The content presented in Technology Mandatory aims to increase knowledge, understanding and appreciation of the design process. Develop skills in the safe use of materials, hand and power tools. Gain practical skills to their individual capacity and complete quality projects. Expand their knowledge and awareness of the possibilities related to the Technology learning areas. Appreciate the nature and scope of industry and its relationship with Industrial Arts.


In practical work, constituting the majority of teaching time, students utilize materials (such as wood, metals, textiles, food, computer software etc) and technology (such as routers, welders, computers etc) to complete projects. Associated theory is taught to complement the practical work along with essential instruction on the safe operation of machinery and tools.


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