Students

Welcome to the Design Technology Department

Technology is taught in three specialist rooms, all of which have had investment in recent years in equipment and facilities.

The most recently refurbished area has been the industrially equipped teaching kitchen with a purpose built serving area/ restaurant, named ´Le Bistro´ and, a new Textiles room

Staff:

Head of Technology
Mrs R Lancaster
Technology Teachers
Miss L Reed
Technicians

Design Technology Film


Key Stage 3

Course title: KS3 Design & Technology

Course Overview:

Y7 Modules:

  • Monster light
  • Food skills
  • Cultural cushion

Y8 Modules:

  • Sweet dispenser
  • World food
  • Bag project

Key Areas of Study:   

  • Textiles
  • Product Design
  • Resistant Materials

Assessment: Creating a portfolio of work based on; researching, designing, manufacturing and then evaluating a product(s)

Course Length: 2 Years

  • 3x 11 weeks per module in Year 7
  • 3x 11 Weeks per Module in Year 8

Progression to:

  • GCSE Textiles
  • GCSE Resistant Materials
  • GCSE Hospitality

Extra-Curricular Activities: Tech Club (Monday)

Facilities:

  • Workshop
  • Teaching Kitchen/Bistro
  • CAD/CAM Laser cutter
  • 3D Printer

Key Stage 4 and 5

We offer textiles, product design and hospitality at GCSE/A-level.

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