Marine and Aquaculture Technology Syllabus
NSW BOS Content Endorsed Course Years 7–10
Recreational fishing content is found in the Leisure Focus Area which has 7 modules (15-21), two are significant.
Module 18 – Fish Harvesting, introduces students to the methods used to catch fish. Students are required to relate each method to the behaviour and physiology of the animals being caught.
Module 19 – Manufacturing Fishing Equipment, introduces assembly techniques for basic fishing tackle made from readily available components and construction of simple items such as sinkers and spinners from common materials.
Board of Studies NSW
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