Design & technology is about acquiring knowledge & understanding of the following areas: - Materials and components - Design and market influences - Processes and manufacture - Communication skills The course involves applying this knowledge through the skills of designing, making and communication to practical problems, which arise in everyday life and in industrial and commercial contexts.
|Qualification name||Product Design|
|Awarding organisation||Multiple Awarding Bodies|
|Course type||Classroom based|
|Course start date||1st September 2024|
Grade 5 or above in GCSE design & technology. Students who haven’t taken a D&T subject will also be considered.
Design and technology is an accepted qualification for entry to degree courses in design, architecture, engineering, physical sciences, BTEC higher courses, apprenticeships and employment - for example product design, production engineering and surveying.