This course will introduce students to skills, techniques and processes used in working with metals and related materials.
Students will be encouraged to experience and explore the properties and characteristics of metals using a variety of tools, equipment and processes. They will be encouraged to develop their skills and understanding through such things as investigating, designing, planning, preparing, marking and cutting out, fabricating, joining, heat treating, colouring and finishingfabricating and reflecting on their progress. There will be an emphasis on designing and the design process, the appropriate and safe use of tools and the quality of production.
This course will introduce students to skills, techniques and processes used in working with textiles and related materials.
Students will produce textile articles and clothing used in everyday life, using a wide range of techniques, processes and design options. Safety will be emphasised, and students will investigate characteristics of fabrics and fibres.