Level 1 Materials Technology

11TEC
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr S. Andrew

The aim of this course is for students to develop an understanding of Technology through a creative process that will equip them to participate in society as informed citizens. To do this we promote the use of both intellectual and practical skills to research and produce practical outcomes to address everyday problems.

During the year students will work within the context of personal security. Students will identify an issue that is relevant to them and by following the practice of Technologisis will design and develop a security devise that assist to solve their identified problem.  


Pathway

Level 2 Materials Technology

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$25 per term to cover materials.
Stationary List. A3 20 page clearfolder - 30 pages, A3 unlined refill pad, 1 Artline 200 black ink pen, coloured pencils.


Recommended Prior Learning

Completion of a year 10 Materials Technology course would be an advantage.


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91057 v4 Construction and Mechanical Technologies 1.20 - Implement basic procedures using resistant materials to make a specified product
1
I
6
A.S. 91047 v4 Generic Technology 1.4 - Undertake development to make a prototype to address a brief
1
I
6
A.S. 91046 v3 Generic Technology 1.3 - Use design ideas to produce a conceptual design for an outcome to address a brief
1
I
6
A.S. 91044 v3 Generic Technology 1.1 - Undertake brief development to address a need or opportunity
1
I
4
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 22 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 22 credits.

Pathway Tags

A wide selection of trade based careers, Diploma and Degree qualifications in most areas. Technology is on the list of prefered subjects for University entrance.