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Level: 10
School code: 10MW
Year level requirements: Non compulsory

Subject descriptor:

All year 10 Design and Technology courses are one semester in length. Students are able to study some of these units at a higher level without prior knowledge, however, some requirements may need to be checked carefully. All Non-CAD courses include a small CAD component.

To ensure equitable access to all students, the number of Design and Technology studies units studied may be limited.

The Metalwork course is designed to allow students to develop a sound understanding of skills and processes associated with machine safety, the metal lathe, welding and benchwork.

Special requirements:

Students are required to pay for the materials they use. Approximately $30.

Further information

Although there are no pre-requisites for Technology at Year 10, students intending to continue with Design and Technology in the senior school must gain a C+ or better in any of the semester units at year 10 level in Woodwork or Metalwork, in order to gain the necessary skills and knowledge for Year 11.