Year 10 Technology - Mechatronics

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr C. Yearbury

Recommended Prior Learning

An interest in electronics and computing.

Students will learn to design, construct and programme robots using Picaxe software, as well as assembling electronic components, using motors and programming their robots to perform a variety of tasks. They will also be studying mechanics and how to combine these skills as mechatronics.

Mechatronics can lead to a wide range of career pathways including, CNC manufacturing, engineering, surgery and automation.


Year 10 Options, Technologies


Level 1 Hard Materials Technology, Level 1 Technology Mechatronics

Career Pathways

Aircraft Maintenance Engineer, Product Assembler, Electronics Engineer, Biomedical Technician, Electronics Trades Worker, Electrician