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10th May 2021
For Parents and Carers
Type of subject: Creative, practical, technical, academic
Examples of topics studied:
Design Technology is now a single subject combining a wide range of materials and skills previously only offered as speciﬁc disciplines. This exciting course will prepare students to participate conﬁdently and successfully in an increasingly technological world. Students will gain awareness and learn from wider inﬂuences of Design and Technology including historical, social, cultural, environmental and economic factors.
What will you be doing?
You will get the opportunity to work creatively applying technical and practical skills using a wide range of materials including wood, metals, plastics, textiles, modern and smart materials.
How will this course be assessed?
AQA GCSE Design and Technology
Choose Design Technology - if you enjoy creating solutions, designing and making products using a range of materials and techniques.
If you study Design Technology, you could go on to study or work in art, product design, automotive design, engineering, architecture, jewellery design, set design, fashion design and many other areas. This course provides a good foundation to progress to A Level in Product Design or to diversify into other creative subjects. It is a good route for students wishing to study via apprenticeships.
Who should I talk to if I want to ask about this subject?
Mrs Y Moore (Head of Faculty) Miss K Briggs
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