Introduction to Workshop
Not available in 2012
Previously offered in 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004
Formal workshop skills are presented and applied in the context of Design and Technology. Workshop safety and basic workshop practices and process are introduced. The relationship between prototypes and industrial production is defined. Risk assessment and management, with a specific focus on school workshops, are a focus of the course.
1. Introduces safety and basic workshop practices.
2. Introduces students to risk management processes and documentation.
3. Involves student in minor design projects.
4. Provides experience with metal joining procedures.
5. Effectively communicate technological information related to design problems
Students will complete exercises developing skills in the following areas;
1 Workshop Safety and Fabrication
2 Basic Maching Processes
3 Defining the Relationship between Process and Materials
4 Defining the Relationship between Prototypes and Industrial Production
5. Risk assessment and management
Modes of Delivery
Self Directed Learning
Workshop: for 3 hour(s) per Week for Full Term