Main School

Design and Technology

Staff

Mr Cohen Head of Department
Mr Runglall Head of Key Stage 3 Design and Technology
Mr Brooks
Mr Randall
Miss Bashorun

Department Overview

We aim to enable our learners to engage with the issues effecting tomorrow’s society and to be adaptable as individual problem solvers. We aim to promote the importance and development of creativity, problem solving and enterprise skills in our learners.
We strongly believe that creativity and design are essential skills required by the nation.
We have always offered a wide range of qualifications suitable to the skills and needs of our learners.

Curriculum Content

Key Stage 5

Product Design- Resistant Materials
Edexcel

Year 12

Unit 1: Portfolio of Creative Skills
Product Investigation
Product Design Product Manufacture
Unit 2: Design and Technology in Practice
Materials and components
Industrial and commercial practice
Quality control
Health and Safety

Year 13

Unit 3: Design for the future
Industrial and commercial practice A2
Systems and Control
Sustainability
Unit 4: Commercial Design
Product Design and Make