Engineering, Design and Technology for Women

SACE Stage 1

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Engineering, Design and Technology for Women

Integrated Learning

SACE Stage 1

10 credits


This subject enables students to choose a Design and Technology course which will give them a strong introduction to the following areas:
  • Metal Engineering
  • Computer Aided Design and Manufacturing (CAD/CAM)
  • Woodwork
  • Jewellery Making

Course Content
Assessment
Pathways
Overview
Students will gain knowledge and skills in Workplace Health and Safety, the use of hand tools and machinery, furniture design and construction, Computer Aided Design and Manufacturing (CAD/CAM) jewellery design, and production using traditional methods and advanced technologies including Laser or Plasma cutting and 3D printing. To do this, students will develop skills through a series of practical tasks and produce projects to take home.

Pathways

(Nominal hours shown in brackets)

Practical Exploration 50%
Connections 25%
Personal Venture 25%

Pathways