MakerSpace is an open-ended club for innovation run concurrently with Creator Club. Participants will have the opportunity to learn new skills through rotating skill up sessions. With support available to navigate the Design Thinking process and utilise the spaces and technology at the Tech School to bring their proposed project to life.
Year 7 – 12
Terms 1 – 4 2023
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MakerSpace is an open-ended club for innovation that will be running concurrently with our popular Tuesday after school club, Creator Club.
High school aged MakerSpace participants will have the opportunity to learn new skills through rotating Skill Up sessions and will be provided support to navigate the Design Thinking process. A wide range of technologies and spaces will be available to all participants to bring their proposed project to life, including but not limited to subtractive manufacturing, additive manufacturing, printers, video editing suite, and our production grade podcast studio (you can read more about our facilities and technology here).
MakerSpace is open to limited number of partner school students and teachers. The cost is free to partner school students for small scale projects*.
Every Tuesday of term except week 1
3:30pm – 5:30pm
Join the Space Project
Struggling for ideas? Wanting to contribute to something that will go on display for everyone to see? Join the Space Project! Across the Semester the team will ideate and develop a group project that will then go on display at the Tech School. The project will combine a range of skill sets and technologies to give the Space Project team a taste of many of the things the Tech School has to offer.
Are you a teacher?
Do these times not work for you? Drop us a line to talk about opportunities to engage with us at other times!
* Participants may be required to purchase materials or equipment that is not available at the Tech School. Personal stock and equipment is the responsibility of the purchaser.
There will be a rotation of skill up sessions available across the term for participants interested in learning or improving their skills including, but not limited to:
- Cardboard cutting techniques
- CAD Modeling
- 3D Printing (and print preparation)
- Laser Cutting
- Garment Printing
- Embroidery and Sewing
- Intro to Coding, Intermediate Coding, Advanced Coding
If you are interested in learning or improving any skills not included above please reach out to one of our Tech School staff so we can find a time to add it to the agenda