Technology



In technology, students explore how people intervene in the world by developing products, systems and environments to expand their possibilities.

Technology

 

Whakatane Intermediate offers the following technology subjects:

 

  • Food Technology
  • Soft Materials,
  • Hard Materials
  • Biotechnology

 

Each year students will attend approximately 10 consecutive sessions at each technology.

 

They will be involved in

 

  • Establishing and developing a base line of practical skills
  • Fostering teamwork and independence
  • Developing safe working habits and a safety conscience
  • Evaluating their own work and learning from their own experiences.
  • Problem Solving and design using technology
  • Acquiring knowledge and skills to take some responsibility for health and security now and in the future.