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CAD & SolidWorks

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Circular Letters
| Circular Letter 0056/2006 (44 kb)
This circular relates to the introduction of the revised syllabuses for Leaving Certificate, Engineering Technology, Architectural Technology and Design and Communication Graphics and the new subject Technology.
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Circular Letter PBU 0085/2006 (50 kb)
This circular is clarification concerning Circular Letter PBU5/2005 "Review of Occupational Health and Safety In theTechnologies in Post-Primary Schools"
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Circular Letter PBU 5/2005 (60 Kb)


This circular is a review of Occupational Health and Safety in the Technologies in Post-Primary Schools

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Circular Letter M45/01

This circular refers to the Wood Dust Extraction Systems in Second Level Schools
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Letter to school regarding grant aid for DCG Computer upgrades (May 2015)

This letter refers to the Provision of €7m grant aid from the DES for the supply of hardware to schools for use in Design and Communications Graphics.
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CAD Computer Specifications

Details of the Computer specifications for CAD Computers available through the DES 2015 hardware grant for schools for use in DCG can be found under the CAD & SolidWorks link on the left of the screen.


Updated Room Layouts

Updated Room Layouts for Post Primary Schools are currently available in both CAD and PDF format from the DES website.


New JC & LC Technology Books

Golden Key Publishers, who published “Technology for Leaving Certificate” in 2015 have informed us that “Technology for Junior Certificate” by Paul Enright will be available in August 2016 .


ICT for teaching & Learning

Example of a flipped learning approach in a Tech Graphics class.