Student Program

Wear’s the Technology?

Design and code wearable or implantable sensor technologies to improve quality of life.

Wear’s the Technology?


1 day


Bendigo Tech School

Learning Program Overview


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The program encourages discovery of real issues affecting real demographics. Bendigo’s healthcare services are already utilising technological innovation in prostheses, nutrition and robotics. The program is structured and facilitated to encourage the sharing of personal insights and experiences, promoting the development of empathy and emotional intelligence. Each group utilises Design Thinking and students become their groups’ specialists in different prototyping technologies.


Main Curriculum Focus:

  • Mathematics
  • Science
  • Design and Technology
  • Digital Technologies
  • Personal and Social Capabilities
  • Critical and Creative Thinking


Technology Utilised:

  • Rapid prototyping


Student Outcomes:

  • Consider issues affecting Bendigo’s healthcare system.
  • Clearly communicate decision making processes.
  • Utilise the Design Thinking Process as a problem-solving tool.

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03 5444 7113
Level 3, Engineering & Technology Building,
La Trobe University,
Sharon Street, Flora Hill