In the ever-changing and ever-challenging modern world in which we live, a multitude of issues such as food security, emotional health, sustainability, consumer excesses and a widening poverty gap are often at the forefront of public consciousness. Through the development of life skills, you will build capacity for critical and creative decision-making and problem-solving related to fundamental needs and practical concerns of individuals, families and communities, both locally and globally. Food Technology is an interdisciplinary area of study that encompasses food choices and food preparation, food science and nutrition and community studies. The focus of this specialist area is on the well being of people in their everyday lives. Effective Technology education will aid you to become empowered, active and informed members of society.

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