Year 10 Technology Metal (Full Year)

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr K. Meyer

This course will use the Technology Process and a range of hard materials. Students will work within the contexts of an electronics project and a major design project.

The following tools will be used: Hand tools for measuring, marking out & cutting, Metal lathes, MIG welding, Mill, Cut-off saw, Grinders & Forge.

This subject could lead to careers in Industrial/Product design, Engineering & Metal based careers and applicable trades. Materials used will include steel, acrylic, sheet metal, electronic components, and aluminium. 

The full year course will provide students with an excellent foundation for Technology in Years 11, 12 and 13.


L1 Building & Allied Trades, L1 Electronics, L1 Graphics (Design & Visual Communication), L1 Mechanical Engineering, L1 Technology Metal, L1 Technology Wood

Course Costs

Approx. $70

Pathway Tags

Aircraft Maintenance Engineer, Automotive Technician, Boat builder, Building and construction Engineer, Cabinet maker, Carpenter, Civil Engineer, CNC programmer, Coachbuilder, Computer Aided Design worker, Draughts person, Electrical Engineer, Electrical Engineering Technician, Electrical trades worker, Engineering machinist, Fabrication Engineer, Gasfitter, Illustrator, Industrial designer, Interior designer, Joiner, Landscape Architect, Marine Engineer, Marine Technician, Mechanic, Mechanical Engineer, Metal worker, Motor body builder, Naval Architect, Plumber, Product designer, Quantity surveyor, Sign maker, Spatial designer, Telecommunications technician, Weapons Engineer officer, Welder, etc.