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Materials Technology Notes and support from this fledgling, Irish, educational, site are specifically designed for the needs of the Irish syllabus at both Leaving and Junior Certificate level. Teachers and Students are further advised that there are resources on all subjects available at Leaving and at ScoilNet. These are terrific and totally free sites.


  1. A page of links to help you to revise for your examination in Marerials Technology from Schools History. A fine selection of topics here.

  2. Design and Technology from Study Links. You can have a 14 day free trial of the excellent resources at this site

  3. Elements. This magazine is a publication of the University of Limerick. It is aimed at 5th and 6th year students in Irish schools and their teachers.

  4. D&T Packaging Information

  5. D & T Package Designer

  6. Drilling

  7. How Is Steel Made

  8. How Stuff Works. An absolute mine of information for students

  9. Ian's Design & Technology Resource Page. This website has been setup by a teacher for teachers. Concerned with 'Resistant Materials education'.

  10. Information on Safety Hazards in the OSH Answers site will apply mostly to the physical conditions of the workplace or the way equipment and machinery are used.

  11. Iron Production - Techniques and History

  12. Jiskha Homework Help Technology Center . Select the applicable link

  13. Manufacturing Projects from D & T Information

  14. Resistant Materials from the BBC Bitesize revision series.Online tests with instant assessment

  15. Simple Guide to Safety in the Workshop


  17. Technology Links from Limerick University

  18. Welding For all your welding, NDT and metallurgical needs

  19. Woodwork Links. This is a mega link to lots of further links from Limerick University

  20. Workshop Tools Excellent clipart of most commonly used tools.

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  1. Home page of the Materials Technology Department of the Teachers' Virtual School, which is a part of ATW, the Association of Teachers' Websites.

  2. The Design Technology Department has been created in order to provide free educational materials for schools and colleges. Multitude of links here for more resources


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