Technology Level 1

L1TEC
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr P. Nyberg

In Level 1 Technology students learn to design and manufacture products that meet the needs of clients and stakeholders.  Focus is given to developing each student's skill in the use of machines, tools and processes to manipulate a range of materials including wood, metals and plastics. Development of key competencies including time management, planning, drawing and communication of design ideas. 


Pathway

Technology Level 2

This course provides a foundation for further study in tertiary courses in technology or trade qualifications, eg. Design, Product design, Industrial design, Technological degrees, engineering and building trades

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$65.00 for take home materials


Recommended Prior Learning

Open Entry, however, it is recommended that you would have demonstrated an aptitude for Technology at Years 9 and 10

Helpful Accompanying Subjects:
• DVC (Graphics)
• Mathematics
• Science
• Physics


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91053 v4 Generic Technology 1.10 - Demonstrate understanding of design elements
1
E
3
Y
A.S. 91055 v4 Generic Technology 1.12 - Demonstrate understanding of basic concepts used in manufacturing
1
I
4
Y
A.S. 91056 v4 Generic Technology 1.13 - Implement a multi-unit manufacturing process
1
I
4
A.S. 91057 v4 Construction and Mechanical Technologies 1.20 - Implement basic procedures using resistant materials to make a specified product
1
I
6
A.S. 91082 v4 Processing Technologies 1.60 - Implement basic procedures to process a specified product
1
I
4
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 21 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 3 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 18 credits.

Pathway Tags

Refrigeration/Air-conditioning Technician, Navy Sailor, Pulp and Paper Mill Operator, Plastics Technician, Boat Builder, Naval Architect, Project Manager, Fabrication Engineer, Building Contractor, Mechanical Engineer, Electrical Engineer, Building and Construction Manager, Cabinet Maker, Line Mechanic, Surveyor, Carpenter, Civil Engineer, Civil Engineering Technician/Draughtsperson, Mine/Quarry Manager, Telecommunications Technician, Industrial Designer, Mining Engineer, Mechanical Engineering Technician, Plumber, Gasfitter and Drainlayer, Aircraft Maintenance Engineer, Electrician, Electrical Engineering Technician, Lift Technician, Energy and Chemical Plant Operator, Building Surveyor, Environmental Engineer, Exhibition and Collections Technician, Architect, Architectural Technician, Marine Engineer, Electronics Engineer, Collision Repair Technician, Automotive Electrician, Furniture Finisher, Automotive Technician, Automotive Refinisher, Landscape Architect, Health and Safety Adviser, Biomedical Engineer, Biomedical Technician, Fire Engineer, Joiner, Biotechnologist