DST11F
This course requires 2 options.

DESIGN TECHNOLOGY 11F - Full Year

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr G. Case

Design Technology is a flexible subject that allows students to work with different combinations of materials and techniques. This is a course which caters for students with an interest in designing and constructing a product using wood and metal as well as a range of other materials. This course also enables students to transfer mental images onto paper through learning specific design-related techniques.

As some of the coursework is online it is highly recommended that students bring an appropriate device to class.

Course related costs vary depending on student choice.


Pathway

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$50.00 contribution – Materials for take home projects will be costed and a fee will be determined if the student wishes to take their completed product away.

Recommended Prior Learning

Successful completion of Year 10 Hard Materials Technology or Year 10 Construction and a proven safety record in the workshops are needed to enter this course.

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 16 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91057 v4
NZQA Info
Construction and Mechanical Technologies 1.20 - Implement basic procedures using resistant materials to make a specified product
6
6
6
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91049 v4
NZQA Info
Generic Technology 1.6 - Demonstrate understanding of how materials enable technological products to function
4
4
4
4
Level: 1
Internal or External: External
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91047 v4
NZQA Info
Generic Technology 1.4 - Undertake development to make a prototype to address a brief
6
6
6
6
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91045 v3
NZQA Info
Generic Technology 1.2 - Use planning tools to guide the technological development of an outcome to address a brief
4
4
4
4
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 20
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 4
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
TotalNumeracy Credits: 0