Level 2 Materials Technology

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr S. Andrew

Year 12 Technology is a continuation of Level One and leads directly into Level Three and Scholarship Technology. Further tertiary opportunities include a wide range of University, diploma level and trade qualifications.
This course will cover a range of activities that require pupils to research, design and manufacture products that meet specified requirements.

Students will work within the context of recreation. Students will have a the opportunity to produce a product that be used in an identified recreational activity.

Sustainability and environmental considerations will be a major consideration for this unit of work.

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


Level 3 Materials Technology

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

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

Recommended Prior Learning

14 Level One credits in Materials Technology or by negotiation with HOF .

Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Internal or
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91344 v4 Construction and Mechanical Technologies 2.20 - Implement advanced procedures using resistant materials to make a specified product with special features
A.S. 91354 v3 Generic Technology 2.1 - Undertake brief development to address an issue
A.S. 91356 v3 Generic Technology 2.3 - Develop a conceptual design for an outcome
A.S. 91357 v3 Generic Technology 2.4 - Undertake effective development to make and trial a prototype
Total Credits

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

Pathway Tags

Textiles and Industry Sales and Service, Retail and Wholesale Hospitality: Chef, Baker, Bar Manager, Bartender, Front of House, Caterer, Cafe Manager, Tourism, Hotel/Motel Receptionist, Barista Automotive Industry: Automotive Engineer, Automotive Electrician, Motor Body Trades: Light and Heavy Fabrication Engineering: Fitter Turner, Composite Engineer, Machinist and Toolmaker, Marine Engineer, Mechanical Engineer, Construction: Scaffolder, Roofer, Boat Builder, Plumber/Gasfitter Armed Forces: Navy Weapons, Engineering Officer, Aircraft Engineer, Army Field Engineer, Aeronautical Engineer, Aircraft Maintenance Engineer, Architect, Architectural Technician, Automotive Mechanic, Bicycle Mechanic, Biochemist, Biomedical Engineer, Biomedical Technician (Mechanical and Electronic), Biotechnologist, Boiler Attendant, Brewer, Butcher, Cabinet Maker, Chemical Engineer, Chemical Production Operator, Chemist, Civil Engineer, Civil Engineering Technician/Draughtspers