Metal Engineering

Domain: Technologies
Timetable: Trimester 1, 2 or 3
Length of Course: 1 Trimester

Course Information

In this course you will continue with the safe use of machines already covered in Year 9 and will be exposed to new machinery, including taper turning solid steel bar on the metalwork lathe, oxy acetylene cutting steel plate, mig welding complex shapes and removing waste with a pedestal grinder. All projects will be delivered around a design process (problem solving) approach. Projects include a sheet metal project, a mild steel welding project, and a design project of your choice.

Pathway Information




This course is further complimented by:

  • Materials Design and Technology – Metal (General)

Students undertaking this course may wish to consider tertiary studies in:

  • Certificate II Engineering
  • Bachelor of Science

This course suits direct workforce entry into the following:

  • Machinist
  • Engraver
  • Product Assembler

Additional Information

Estimated Charges: $80