Materials Technology (Wood)

Materials Technology


Materials Technology (Wood) is an option subject that allows students to explore hands-on learning. Students work through different parts of the design process to create projects in wood such as pieces of furniture.

The subject is examined as part of the Junior Certificate at the end of 3rd year through a project and final exam.

  • Project - 200 marks

  • Exam - 100 marks


Students receive 3 different project briefs in November of 3rd Year. They choose one to work on and have 6 months to complete it.

Wood - Student work