Galway Community College

Wood Technology


The study of Wood Technology at junior cycle aims to:

  • enable students to develop the necessary conceptual understanding, disciplinary skills and subject knowledge to design and create artefacts of value
  • empower students through designing and making, whilst developing an awareness of sustainability and the use of natural resources
  • develop a range of core design skills and relevant manipulation skills through modelling and processing wood and other materials
  • develop the confidence and resilience of students through engagement with the uncertainty of design challenges
  • encourage students’ innovation and creativity through recognition and appreciation of their capacity to design and create.

To find out more on Junior Cycle Wood Technology click on the link below:

Junior Cycle Wood Technology

Wood Technology Teachers at Galway Community College are:

Mr. Hernon, Mr. Foudy and Mr. Ward.

Galway Community College,
Wellpark Rd,

 091 755464

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