Introduction to Trades

SACE Stage 1

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Introduction to Trades

Integrated Learning

SACE Stage 1

10 or 20 credits


This course provides students with a solid preparation for further studies in Design and Technology and vocational courses in Building and Construction and Metal Trades.

Course Content
Assessment
Further Info
Course Content
Students learn about workplace health and safety in trades areas. They develop practical, writing and mathematical skills to prepare them to undertake practical tasks in:

  • Woodwork
  • Metals
  • Building
  • Reading plans
  • CAD and CAD/CAM technologies
Students work independently and prepare and record data and procedures.

Assessment

Practical Exploration
50%
Connections 25%
Personal Venture 25%

Further Info

This course is offered in Semester 1 and 2.