This unit covers a curriculum area of Technology and Design, incorporating curriculum studies, pedagogical approaches, and some content study. In addition to raising students understanding and skills in their approaches to teaching technology and design, it also provides students with additional opportunity for the development of their own ICT skills and the consideration and demonstration of the application of ICT within learning environments focused on Technology and design. Topics include: what is technology? What are the design approaches? Technology within cultural contexts including Indigenous. Learning about technology and design. Planning and managing Design and Technology teaching and learning.
PRESCRIBED TEXT - DESIGN & TECHNOLOGY FOR CHILDREN