Year 10 Technology - Food

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs S. Matheson

The emphasis of this course is on food, nutrition and health, meal planning, food safety, food and culture and burger development.
 Students will develop the knowledge and skills to prepare a wide variety of nutritious and appealing dishes. 

The course also provides a basis for NCEA Level 1 Food and Nutrition (1FAN) and Hospitality (1HOI) leading on to NCEA Levels 2 and 3 Food and Nutrition and Hospitality. Level 3 FAN leads to UE and Scholarship.

Future career pathways - Dietitian, nutritionist in various areas such as sports nutrition and private practice, early childhood education, public health, health promotion, catering and hospitality, food marketing, tourism, teaching, food companies, midwife, occupational therapist, physiotherapist, personal trainer and registered nurse.


Year 10 Options, Technologies


Level 1 Food and Nutrition, Level 1 Hospitality Introduction

Career Pathways

Personal Trainer/Fitness Instructor, Registered Nurse, Physician, Midwife, Chef, Community Karitāne, Dietitian, General Practitioner, Early Childhood Teacher, Health Promoter, Naturopath