Ind Tech Timber

Industrial Technology Timbercottage cupboard

 

2 units for each of Preliminary and HSC

Board Developed Course

This is now a Category A subject

Exclusions: Some Industry Focus areas with similar VET Curriculum Framework streams

and Content Endorsed Courses

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What will I be doing in this course?

 

Industrial Technology Timber Stage 6 consists of project work and an Industry Study that develop a broad range of skills and knowledge related to the timber industry, and an introduction to industrial processes and practices. This is a predominantly practical subject. Preliminary students will be required to complete two minor practical projects (one term each), while the HSC component requires students to produce a major project of their choice. This project generally runs over the course of one year and includes a comprehensive management folio.

 

The Focus Area is Timber Products and Furniture Industries.

 

In the Preliminary Course students will study:

  • Industry Study – structural, technical, environmental and sociological factors, personnel issues, Occupational Health and Safety
  • Design and Management – designing, drawing, computer applications, project management
  • Workplace Communication – literacy, calculations, graphics
  • Industry-specific Content and Production

 

In the HSC Course students will study:

  • Industry Study
  • Design and Management
  • Workplace Communication
  • Industry-specific Content and Production

In the Preliminary course, students must design, develop and construct a minimum of 2 projects. In the HSC course, students must design, develop and construct a major project with a management folio.