Food for You Australian Curriculum Editions. Let’s hear from ACARA. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_lvhU_CVJHo. What’s happening in Victoria. Noted Technologies: Design and Technologies curriculum released
- 4 contexts: our study is about Food specialisations, a little on Food and fibre production.
- ICT capability
- Critical and creative thinking
- Personal and social capabilities
- Ethical understanding
- Intercultural understanding
Glossary of Verbs
AnalyseConsider in detail for the purpose of finding meaning or relationships, and identifying patterns, similarities and differences
ApplyUse, utilise or employ in a particular situation
Calculate work out the value of a mathematical or arithmetical procedure
Categorise To classify by labelling or giving a name to
CompareEstimate, measure or note how things are similar or dissimilar
Demonstrate Give a practical exhibition an explanation
Describe Give an account of characteristics or features
Design Plan and evaluate the construction of a product or process
Develop To elaborate or expand in detail
DiscussTalk or write about a topic, taking in to account different issues or ideas
Design brief A concise statement clarifying the project task and defining the need or opportunity to be resolved after some analysis, investigation and research. It usually identifies the users, criteria for success, constraints, available resources, timeframe for the project and may include possible consequences and impacts.
Design processes Processesthat typically involve investigating; generating; producing; evaluating and collaborating and managing to create a designed solution that considers social, cultural and environmental factors. In Design and Technologies technologiesprocesses includes design processes and production processes.
Design thinking Use of strategies for understanding design problems and opportunities, visualising and generating creative and innovative ideas, and analysing and evaluating those ideas that best meet the criteria for success and planning.
Designed solutions In Design and Technologies, the products, services or environments that have been created for a specific purpose or intention as a result of design thinking, design processes and production processes.
Environmental sustainability Practices that have minimal impact on ecosystem health, allow renewal of natural systems and value environment qualities that support life.
Food specialisations A technologies context focused on the application of nutrition principles and knowledge about the characteristics and properties of food to food selection and preparation; and contemporary technology-related food issues
healthy eating dietary patterns that aim to promote health and wellbeing including the types and amounts of foods and food groups which reduce the risk of diet-related conditions and chronic disease Producing Actively realising (making) designed solutions using appropriate resources and means of production.
Production processes In Design and Technologies the technologies context-specific processes used to transform technologies into products, services or environments, for example the steps used for producing a product.
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