Science & Technology

The aim of the Science and Technology curriculum is to;

  • foster students’ sense of wonder and expand their natural curiosity about the world around them in order to develop their understanding of, interest in, and enthusiasm for science and technology
  • develop students’ competence and creativity in applying the processes of Working Scientifically and Working Technologically to appreciate and understand the Natural Environment and Made Environment
  • enhance students’ confidence in making evidence-based decisions about the influences of science and technology in their lives
  • enable students to confidently respond to needs and opportunities when designing solutions relevant to science and technology in their lives.

The content is organised into two main strands, Skills and Knowledge and Understanding. 

Skills

  • Working Scientifically
  • Working Technologically

Knowledge and Understanding

  • Natural Environment

Physical World

Earth and Space

Living World

Material World

  • Made Environment

Built Environments

Information

Products

Material World

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