Design & Technology

Design & Technology is an optional, practical-based subject that encourages students to learn a new skill base:

  • woodwork
  • metalwork
  • jewellery making
  • industrial workshop
  • model making
  • plastics

Students learn hand and machine work in a practical and creative manner. The course includes:

  • research and design
  • developing ideas
  • fabricating projects
  • evaluation

Students who perform well in Years 7, 8 and 9 have the opportunity to further pursue their interests in this area through specialised courses in Senior School such as Certificates in Building & Construction.




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14 December 2017

2017 Christmas Break

Students commence term 1 on Wednesday 31st January 2018.

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Supporting White Ribbon Australia

17 November 2017

Supporting White Ribbon Australia

During the week of 20 November - 23 November, Girrawheen Senior High School will be supporting White Ribbon Australia's vision to build a future free from violence and abuse.

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29 September 2017


School watch encourages our school community to report any suspicious activity in and around our school grounds.

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