Level 1 Hard Materials Technology
Teacher in Charge: Mr J. Scull
The standards offered in this course may be altered at the discretion of the Head of Department.
Students develop a design brief and complete a furniture design project throughout the year, working with a variety of hard materials that could include wood, metal and plastic. A materials supplementary cost is charged. Technology is an approved subject for University Entrance.
NOTE: Depending on individual student’s choice of project and materials, it may be necessary to make an additional charge towards the end of the course to cover individual costs.
Recommended Prior Learning
Open Entry but it is an advantage if students have studied Hard Materials Technology in Year 10. Students need to start this course at the beginning of the year.
*Students must choose either Hard Materials Technology or Fabric Technology they cannot study both.*
Total Credits Available: 19 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 3 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 16 credits.
Courses will only run based on minimum entries
Selecting a course does not guarantee entry into this course
You may apply for an exemption if you do not meet the prerequisites of a course or if the course requires this for entry
Standards offered can be altered at the discretion of the HOF or HOD of the Department
Some standards in NCEA courses might be optional depending on student strengths