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.
In the Yarra Ranges Local Government Area, residents were actively engaged in the healthcare and social assistance sector, as indicated by Census data from 2021. This program invites students to delve into the impact of emerging technologies within the healthcare system. Throughout the program, participants will engage in a series of workshops designed to harness [...]
Students will use blockly to program the Tello drone to navigate a path using precise measurements in the coding.
Students will learn to use the littleBits/Codebit to program electronic circuits to either log/display data or to create animation on an LED display.
Join our program to develop essential skills in product design, financial concepts, and design thinking, crafting a laser-cut product that addresses market gaps, providing practical experience and a foundation for future refinement.
Do you like money? Dive into the world of finance technology with our immersive "Money, Money, Money" program. Designed for budding programmers and entrepreneurs, this activity empowers students to code a virtual bank account. Begin by sketching your vision with wireframe techniques, then bring it to life by integrating your code with a user-friendly interface. [...]
Maintaining a safe workplace is an integral part of any job. In this program students will use Unreal Engine to construct safe and unsafe workplace conditions across multiple industries. By the end of the program students will have identified what makes a workplace safe or dangerous, and some of the strategies to manage it.
Students will program the Dobot robot arm to sort items according to colour. Once successful, they will try and combine the Dobot arm with the thymio robots to create a smart warehouse system.