Welcome to Computer and Technological Studies
David Suzuki Secondary School
The technology department at David Suzuki S.S. offers an exciting hands-on approach to teaching technological studies.
The grade 9 Exploring Technologies course is the gateway to all of the Technology areas offered at our school. It provides students with opportunities for participating in fun, hands-on activities and projects. It covers the design process as applied to a wide range of fun and exciting projects, from building model cars to electronics, to using computers to designing and building other exciting projects.
In the Computer Studies area, we offer courses in the following areas:
Computer Programming and Computer Science - where students study computer software development, and have the opportunity to explore areas in computer game design and programming of mobile technology and programming of robots.
Computer Engineering Technology - where students study analogue and digital electronics, computer interfacing, robotics, computer networking, and computer hardware setup and repair.
In the areas of Broadbase Technology, we offer courses in the following areas:
Transportation - covering auto mechanics, welding, and other areas of transportation
Technological Design - where students students design and build items ranging from simple clay models to complex wood models.
Construction - where students explore areas of woodworking and building construction.
Communications Technology - where students explore areas in graphic design, video, animation and broadcasting.
Hospitality - where students explore culinary concepts and techniques in a fun, and hands-on environment.