This is an exciting area of the curriculum and a place to experience high-level thinking in a creative setting. In a world that is developing quickly in terms of technology, some of the most valuable skills we can teach our students are the ability to think critically and creatively, solve problems, and see things from different points of view.
The process that is the foundation of this curriculum area has been used by many companies to solve problems associated with Covid-19, for example manufacturing facemasks, and motor racing companies making ventilators. Authentic problem-solving and creating innovative functioning solutions is what this subject is all about. The world needs more people with these skills.
The domain technology achievement standard is university approved and comprises a robust academic pathway into all university courses, scholarship, alongside a practical skills approach as seen in our trade accredited courses.