AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGIES - subject now being offered in 2021 during the day
Students examine the parts that make up the power, electrical, braking and steering systems of cars, gaining skills and knowledge in maintenance and repair. They service vehicles, disassemble and reassemble small engines, and conduct fault finding and repair in automotive electrical circuits.
Students develop their knowledge of scientific principles and concepts, the ability to use that knowledge to identify questions, issues, opportunities, and challenges, and the capacity to acquire new knowledge through their own investigations. There are opportunities to learn from professionals working in the Health Science field.
Students develop a research question based on an area of interest. learning about their topic through primary and secondary research processes. They produce a folio, showing evidence of capability development and planning. Students create an outcome, then reflect on and evaluate the effectiveness of their decisions and processes.