Learning Innovation

Technologies

Student’s study Information Technology in Year 7 to become familiar with their MacBook computers and to learn about safe and effective ways to use digital technology across all their learning.

In Year 8 students are introduced to Food Technology and Design Technology (Textiles). Through the study of Technology students consider real life needs, wants and opportunities and respond to them by developing a range of ideas leading to the creation of innovative products or systems.

Food Tech

Students develop skills in managing and manipulating materials and resources using a range of specialist tools, equipment and machines.  Studying Technology involves planning and organising production, and evaluating products and systems.

By studying technology students learn about design, functionality, aesthetics, social, cultural, economic and environmental issues as they develop their practical skills.