Boys in the age of machines

Australia, 1963

Film
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Presents the many opportunities available today in the field of engineering. Shows a typical machine-shop where a young apprentice follows the production of a pattern from the drawing board design to the casting being finished in the dressing shop. Outlines various diploma and degree courses; employment opportunities based on educational qualifications; preliminary subjects required in basic education.

Credits

production company

Academy Film Productions

producer

Ronald Mason

Duration

00:20:00:00

Production places
Australia
Production dates
1963

Appears in

The Way to Tomorrow

Group of items

The Way to Tomorrow

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Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

325476

Language

English

Subject categories

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Career development

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Career education

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Engineering - Study and teaching

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Vocational guidance

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Instructional

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Engineering

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Engineering - Study and teaching

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

MPEG-4 Digital File; ACMI Digital Access Copy - presentation

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