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Future Focused

We facilitate innovative STEM programs, challenging Geelong students to solve real-world problems.

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The Geelong Tech School is a ‘technology hub’ that facilitates programs emphasising the vital science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) skills needed for the 21st Century.

Geelong Tech School compliments the education delivered by partner secondary schools through providing access to the latest technologies, state-of-the-art facilities and innovative learning programs. Programs are developed in partnership with local industry, community and schools.

Geelong Tech School programs equip students with the skills and knowledge to pursue pathways to training/education and future careers.

 

2023 Program Guide

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Our Programs

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App app and away

Using UX design principles, ideate, plan, and build a prototype mobile phone app.

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Backed up to the Future

Design a robot that removes blockages in the pipes and drains around Geelong.

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CAD it

Design a product using 3D CAD software, then print it on a 3D printer.

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Coasting Drones

Investigate how drones are used in industry, and assist Life Saving Victoria to save lives.

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Code Breaker Series

Learn about Arduino microprocessors, create circuits and write code to perform different functions.

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Conservation and Culture

Create solutions for real-world problems in conservation and environmental science.

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Design for Humanity

Students design & prototype an engineering solution to a real-world humanitarian problem.

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Drone Dash

Use geometry, measurement and block coding to fly your drone around the course.

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Future Bricks

Students investigate Hemp as a sustainable and viable building product for the future.

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Future Fashion

Design and prototype a fashion accessory incorporating wearable technology.

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Inclusion Programs

Inclusion Programs are shorter and are specifically designed for smaller class sizes.

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Laser Make

Design and prototype a product using Adobe Illustrator and a laser cutter.

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Real Life Animated

Create and animate a 3D character, plugging in your own motion data.

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spARk

Design a cartoon character and bring them to life with animation and Augmented Reality.

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Table Maze

Design and build a cardboard maze then use block code to automate a solution.

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The Last Mile

Utilise physics and motion to undertake a design project exploring the future of mobility.

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Tilt Brush in VR

Paint a modern masterpiece on an endless canvas using Tilt Brush in Virtual Reality.

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Tinker Time

Build a project using Hummingbird electronics and Snap! coding.

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Urban Bee-ology

Analyse urban beekeeping and design a more ‘bee-friendly’ environment.

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Virtual X

Develop and apply creative design skills to create a 3D artwork in a VR environment.

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Stay up to date with the latest news & events

January 30, 2023

AgriTech: It’s just the beginning!

Geelong Tech School has partnered with Common Ground Project and STRUT – environmental sensing experts – to deliver programs on the future of farming.

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December 8, 2022

2023 Program Bookings are now open

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November 27, 2022

Regional Rail Revival

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Upcoming events

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Girls Drones Holiday Program
January 23, 2023

Design, build, and race drones for prizes. Sit inside the cockpit of a PC9 Aircraft. Visit aerospace companies; Boeing Australia, Sypaq Systems, Swoop Aero, and Thales Australia.

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TOM Regional Makeathon
March 1, 2023

This has been postponed to sometime in March 2023. TOM Melbourne: Regional Makeathon The TOM: Melbourne Makeathon is traditionally a weekend marathon of making, with some preparatory online sessions in

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