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Industrial Technology Years 7–10 Syllabus

INDUSTRIAL TECHNOLOGY – POLYMERS

Polymers – Specialised Module 3

Students learn about:

Students learn to:

project sequencing and time management

research techniques

design of polymer projects

identify and apply the factors influencing good design to the design and/or modification of polymer projects

produce freehand sketches to visualise, generate and record ideas

calculate the total cost of projects

use materials economically

follow a planned sequence of operations

use a range of research methods to inform the development and production of practical projects

Workplace Communication Skills

(refer to Outcomes 5.4.1, 5.5.1 on pages 12–13)

working drawings

industry terminology

report writing (including the preparation of documentation to support the development and production of practical projects)

read, interpret and produce assembly and detail sketches/drawings (including sections) to assist in the production of projects

develop and use material lists

recall specialist terms and use them in context when reporting on the development and production of projects

prepare reports to document the development of projects, identifying the materials, processes and equipment used

prepare reports using a range of software and hardware, displaying skills in more than one application

Societal and Environmental Impact

(refer to Outcomes 5.7.1, 5.7.2 on page 13)

the effects of polymer/plastics industries on society and the environment

identify pollution control measures used in fabrication activities in the polymer/plastics industry

outline the consequences of raw materials extraction on the environment

Additional Content

elementary CAM

thermal welding of plastics

polymer forming techniques

apply CNC technology to machining aspects of polymer projects

weld suitable polymeric materials used in fabricating a polymer project

identify and/or apply alternate forming techniques such as vacuum forming, blow moulding, extrusion, compression moulding

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