This unit is to introduce yourself with the world of integrated Skills Technology Engineering and Mechanics (also known as iSTEM). In this unit will you be required to undertake various activities that have a practical basis that will be assessed throughout the course. Also you will learn new skills that will assist you in furthering your understanding of how things work, electronics and basic principles that govern every day life.
This unit will include an introduction you to various procedures that you will use throughout the course in year 9 and 10, this will include identifying and controlling risks in an experiment, designing an experiment, identifying variables, spreadsheets and gathering and analysing data.
This unit is simply an introduction that allows you to 'ease in' to what will be an exciting and fulfilling elective course.