Within the curriculum Design and Technology offers students experience of aspects of contemporary design practice. Programming strives to offer authentic design situations that require informed and realistic solutions. Each student is encouraged to reach her full potential in a safe but challenging environment. The Department has a commitment to the use of digital and graphic technologies in the communication of design ideas and solutions.

Technological and Applied Studies (TAS) Courses at St Vincent’s College:

  • Stage 4 - Mandatory Technology to all students in Years 7 and 8
  • Stage 5 - Design and Technology, Textiles Technology and Food Technology elective courses are offered in Years 9 and 10
  • Stage 6 - Design and Technology and Textiles Technology are offered in Years 11 and 12.

The Visual Arts, Technology and Design Department is comprised of:

  • Mr Graeme Colman - Head of Department
  • Ms Kaliopi Aldridge
  • Silk Burke - TAS (Semester I)
  • Ms Sana Issa
  • Ms Priscilla Laliotis - TAS (from Semester II)
  • Ms Emma Palmer
  • Ms Juliana Roque - Food Tech
  • Ms Tanya Schneider
  • Mr Steven Taylor


Contact the Visual Arts, Technology and Design Department:
Mr Graeme Colman

HODVAD@stvincents.nsw.edu.au