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Pittwater High School

Pittwater High School

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Technological and applied studies

Technological and applied studies (TAS) is mandatory for all students in Year 7 and 8. Students can also select from a range of elective TAS subjects.

Technological and Applied Studies (TAS)

The TAS Faculty at Pittwater High School consists of a dynamic team and expert teachers who are skilled in a wide variety of subject areas. It offers a range of courses which are both practical and theoretical based.

In Years 7 and 8 all students study Technology (Mandatory). The following units are delivered:

  • Timber and Graphics Technology
  • Food and Agriculture Technology
  • Textiles Technology
  • Engineered Systems

Students also choose an elective course in year 8. The TAS faculty offers:

  • Information Software Technology
  • Jewellery Design

In Years 9 and 10 the TAS Faculty offer a range of elective subjects including:

  • Industrial Technology – Timber
  • Industrial Technology – Multimedia
  • Industrial Technology – Engineering
  • Graphics Technology
  • Food Technology
  • Textiles Technology
  • Child Studies

In Years 11 and 12 the TAS faculty offer the following courses:

  • Industrial Technology Timber and Furniture Technologies
  • Industrial Technology Multimedia
  • Engineering Studies
  • Food Technology
  • Textiles and Design
  • Design and Technology
  • Hospitality

TAS Faculty Staff