Furniture Construction

SACE Stage 2

Home Furniture Construction

Furniture Construction

Design, Technology and Engineering - Material Solutions

SACE Stage 2

20 credits

This course provides an opportunity for students to demonstrate knowledge and practical skills associated with using systems, processes and resistant materials. This is a woodwork based subject where students design and construct a medium sized piece of furniture.

Course Content
Further Info
Students use a range of manufacturing techniques such as tools, machines, and/or systems to convert resistant materials into useful products.

The course develops wood machining skills, using a wide range of power tools and machines.


School Assessment

Skills and Applications tasks 20%
Product 50%

External Assessment
Folio 30%


Students may be required to purchase some furniture construction materials as required for larger projects.