Technology

Technology encompasses the areas of Woodwork, Food Technology, Textiles, Electronics, Information and Communication Technology. The programs cater for students at all levels and the courses are not only designed to challenge the students but to provide them with the opportunity to showcase their creative talents. Each course has been uniquely tailored to meet the needs of our students and will stimulate their interest by hands-on learning experiences. They will achieve valuable life skills that will equip them for a careers pathway or further education in VET Studies.

The College has extensive facilities and highly qualified staff to implement the Technology programs. Apart from learning traditional skills, the students are introduced to current industry and consumer trends with the use of the latest modern technology and computer software. The Technology wing boasts many purpose-built rooms with outstanding equipment, computer facilities, Laptop access, a range of media resources, ground breaking Interactive White Board activities and pioneering the latest computer software available to engage student learning.

The Technology Studies provides core programs in Years 7 and 8 to enable students to develop their knowledge, technical skills and explore a broad range of materials and processes to produce a finished product. An extensive range of courses are offered in the Year 9 and 10 elective Program to expand their knowledge and build on their technical skills. Those courses include Systems and Technology using the innovative Picaxe Computer software: Four programs in Food Technology: Spice up Your life, Food Around The World, Food By Design and International Cuisine: Advanced Wood Work: Information and Communication: and Textiles offers Fashions to Furnishings.