12 Electronics (12NCE)

12NCE
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Vicki Dixon

Recommended Prior Learning

Entry Requirements

Basic computer literacy


12 Electronics

Be a hands-on problem solver and innovator. Electronics enables engineers and inventors to create solutions that tackle global problems and improve lives; for example electric cars, health care technology, and solar energy systems to name a few. 12NCE can lead on to further study and is a useful introduction into many career pathways in electrical and electronic engineering.

Course Components

  • Design circuits using electronic components
  • Learn the symbols and language of electronics
  • Make prototype circuits to discover how components work
  • Investigate current voltage and effects of components on circuits
  • Make printed circuit boards
  • An advanced electronics or robotics development project to showcase your learning of electronic components and circuits, or robotics

Learning Areas:

Practical Design