X hits on this document





163 / 182

Industrial Technology Years 7–10 Syllabus


Wood Machining – Specialised Module 4

Students learn about:

Students learn to:

workshop drawings

industry terminology

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

a range of computer software applications to assist in the planning, production and reporting of practical projects

produce drawings to visualise, generate, understand and record ideas

read, interpret and produce working drawings to assist in the production of practical projects

recall specialist terms and use them in the appropriate context

write and present reports to detail the design, construction and evaluation of projects

justify design decisions and selection of materials, processes and equipment

use appropriate software and hardware, displaying skills in several applications which could include scanning and digital photography

Societal and Environmental Impact

(refer to Outcomes 5.7.1, 5.7.2 on page 13)

the effects of the timber industry on society and the environment

analyse and explain the environmental and societal impact of resources used in the development and production of projects

Additional Content

the defects in timber due to insect and/or fungal attack

analyse effects of insect attack on properties and appearance of timber

explain how seasoning methods can affect the susceptibility of timber to defects and insect attack

elementary CAD applications

use a suitable CAD program to produce 3D images of projects and/or workshop drawings including dimensions

CNC machining of timber

produce projects and/or components using CNC equipment

Life Skills

For some students with special education needs, particularly those students with an intellectual disability, it may be determined that the above content is not appropriate. For these students, Life Skills outcomes and content can provide the basis for the development of a relevant and meaningful program – see section 8.


Document info
Document views637
Page views637
Page last viewedWed Jan 18 20:23:01 UTC 2017