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Woodwork (A & B)

Level: 11 Stage 1
School code: 11WWA / 11WWB
Year level requirements: Non compulsory
SACE code: 1MMP10
SACE credits: 10

Prerequisites:

Development of safe workshop habits in Years 9 and 10.

Students should have achieved a C+ or better in a Unit of Woodwork or Metalwork in Year 10.

Students outside these requirements need to be approved by the Design & Technology coordinator after faculty consultation.

Subject descriptor:

Woodwork (A) A 10-credit course.

Students will design and construct a small item of furniture. Skills will be developed in designing, joint construction, safe use of machines and wood finishing.

Woodwork (B) A 10-credit course.

Students will design and construct a framed project eg. table or stool. Skills will be developed in joint construction, safe use of machines and wood finishing.

Assessment:

Formative and summative assessment tasks will be undertaken during the Semester. This assessment will include practical, written, graphical and oral presentations and may include a short knowledge test.

Estimated subject fees:

Students must pay for all materials used. $40 - $120 depending on size, per semester.

Further information

This subject is desirable to prepare the student for SACE/Stage 2 Technology.