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S1 Technical

The S1 course in the Technical department allows our pupils to develop a wide range of skills.


During the course of the year the pupils will complete 7 units of work:


 


Unit1:   Introduction to Graphical Communication


Unit2:   Working in Wood


Unit3:   Working in Metal


Unit4:   2D Graphics ( the city project)


Unit5:   3D Graphics ( my dream room)


Unit 6:  CAD ( Computer Aided Design)


Unit 7:  The Invention Project


 


Some useful links for those pupils that would like the challenge of developing the app idea that they came up with as part of the Invention Experience .



 


https://www.touchdevelop.com/ - from Microsoft Research, looks really good.

 

http://livecode.com/ - developed in Edinburgh!

"LiveCode is the only tool that lets students aged 13+ create their own mobile apps. "