Yarra Ranges Tech School is part of the Victorian Government's commitment to make Victoria the 'Education State'. We draw on the Lilydale Lakeside Campus, facilities and our stakeholders to introduce students to the applications of human-centred design thinking and innovative leading-edge technologies as a means of problem solving real-world challenges.
We also introduce teachers to new pedagogies and ways to bring technology into the classroom. Our programs emphasise critical Enterprise skills in addition to Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics (STEAM) skills required for the 21st century.
Students will learn the basics of 3D design using Fusion 360 to create their own 3D file. Once created, the students will learn how to prototype using 3D printers.
Students will learn the basics of 3D design using Tinkercad to create their own 3D file. Once created, the students will learn how to prototype using 3D printers.
Over 2 days, students are challenged to think about the ambulances and how technology can improve their use and ergonomics.
Students will learn how to build a 3D house model, analyse its energy usage, and explore different changes to be more energy efficient.
Students will use the STELR Sustainable housing kits, testing different materials for their thermal properties.
In collaboration with Yarra Valley Tourism and OLLEN, this two-day program provides students with a unique opportunity to engage with a real-world brief from the industry. Day one will be hosted at the YRTS campus, where students will work individually or in teams, utilizing the resources available to design innovative solutions and prototype their products [...]