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Design Technology

Head of Faculty: 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, Product Design and Textiles. Students are assessed in each module and all areas are reported on. Students usually have 8-9 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 to suit the needs of all our learners. Subjects studied include GCSE Product Design, and BTEC Art and Design qualifications with a Textiles and 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 studied Graphics or Resistant Materials at GCSE.