Year 10 Course Booklet

Workshop Technology

Combined Technology

Core courses

Core courses

Metal construction Students learn how to safely use a range of metal-based tools and machinery to complete small construction projects in a metal workshop environment. Students gain an appreciation and knowledge of metal properties, tool capability and manufacturing processes in the context of Aotearoa. Wood construction Students learn how to safely use a range of wood-based tools and machinery to complete small construction projects in a wood workshop environment. Students gain an appreciation and knowledge of timber properties, tool capability and manufacturing processes in the context of Aotearoa. Recommended for students with an interest in design, carpentry and construction.

Industrial design Students use digital design tools to produce student-designed outcomes within an inquiry- based process. Outcomes reflect innovative solutions to design problems encountered throughout the design cycle. Product design tools used may include CAD software, CNC milling, laser cutting, laser engraving and 3D printing. Recommended for students with an interest in design, construction, and digital technologies and the intersection of them. Recommended for students with an interest in design, construction, and mechanical engineering.

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