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Stage 6 Industrial Technology

The Preliminary course of 120 indicative hours consists of project work and an industry study that provide a broad range of skills and knowledge related to the focus area chosen and an introduction to processes, skills and practices relevant to the design, management, communication and construction of practical projects.

The HSC course of 120 indicative hours consists of the development, management and communication of a major practical project and folio that contribute to the development of knowledge, skills and understanding related to the focus area of study.

Students choose to study ONE of TWO focus areas. The same area is to be studied in both the Preliminary and HSC courses. The focus areas are:

  • Metal and Engineering Technologies
  • Timber Products and Furniture Technologies.
  • Graphics Technology

Both the Preliminary and HSC courses are organised around four sections:

  • Industry Study
  • Design, Management and Communication\
  • Production
  • Industry Related Manufacturing Technology