Catholic Education South Australia

Design and Technology

Technology involves the creation of products, processes and systems to solve perceived problems or meet perceived needs. Design is integral to the creation of new technologies and involves changing one set of circumstance into another.

This learning area is normally integrated into other areas to fully develop its potnetial.

The strands studied in Design and Technology are:

  • Critiquing
  • Designing
  • Making

Students really enjoy developing their imagination when planning, designing and making. They are encouraged to use their imagination and a variety of material when creating their designs.

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