Year 12 Subjects – Industry & Entrepreneurial Solutions (Advanced Technology)

Level: Year 12
Subject Name: SACE Stage 2 Industrial & Entrepreneurial Solutions (Advanced Technology)
Prerequisites: nil
Assumed knowledge: 11 eCAM or 10 Digital Technologies or 11 Digital Technologies

Course Summary:

In Design, Technology and Engineering students use the design and solution realisation process to engineer solutions for the development of products or systems.

This subject aims for students utilise various computer aided manufacturing, analogue, digital electronics and programming to design solutions to meet industry requirements or to invent an entrepreneurial product that meets a need or solves a problem. Students also develop Project Management skills through Design and Realisation processes. Students will undertake specialised skills tasks before completing a project combining the various skills acquired.

For more information, about these new pathways, please visit:

Course Content:

  • Computer Aided Design/Manufacturing (CAD/CAM)
  • Electromechanical and Physical Systems Integration
  • Microcontroller Programming or Interactive Website Design


  • Specialised Skill Tasks
  • Major Project
  • Design Folio
  • Resource Study (Technical Analysis)

Possible Future Pathways:

Electrical, Electronic, Mechatronic or Software Engineering, Electrotechnology, Computer Science, Communications, Web Design