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Sir Christopher Hatton


Design Technology

Curriculum Leader: mr s lane

Key Stage 3 Curriculum Details:

At Key Stage 3 students study Design and Technology on a rotation basis. Students will study modules in the following areas: Cooking and Nutrition and Resistant Materials. Students are assessed in each module and all areas are reported on. Students usually have 7-8 weeks per module with two lessons per week.

Key Stage 4 Curriculum Details:

At Key Stage 4 the Department offers a number of different options. Subjects being studied are GCSE Food Preparation and Nutrition, Design and Technology (Graphics, Textiles and Resistant Materials Specialisms offered), and VCert qualifications in Cooking and Craft (Resistant Materials focus). Please note the exact options available to students will vary.

Key Stage 5 Curriculum Details:

At Key Stage 5 the Department offers Product Design. Product Design encompasses all areas of design and students usually enter this course having studies Graphics or Resistant Materials at GCSE.