The Engineering Science course provides progression mainly from the craft, design, engineering and graphics experiences and outcomes. It also builds on some science
experiences and outcomes, prior learning in mathematics and numeracy and aspects of technological developments in society.
Engineering shapes the world in which we live, by applying elements of technology, science and mathematics to real-world challenges. Engineers play key roles in meeting the needs of society in fields that include climate change, medicine, IT and transport, and it is important there are more young people with an informed view of engineering.
The course encourages candidates to become successful, responsible and creative in using technologies and to develop a range of qualities, including flexibility, perseverance, confidence and enterprise.