Metalwork Technology is a well illustrated core text covering all the key areas of the subject in one accessible volume. There is a focus on practical work and it is suitable for technical and vocational syllabi from numerous countries including the UK and South Africa. Each clearly structured chapter has an introduction to the topic followed by a deeper explanation of the theory. Questions, practical activities and projects follow with a chapter summary for self-check. There is a special section on occupational information, answering hints and a comprehensive list of key words. Safety points and key ideas are highlighted.