Design & Technology

Design Technology
Staff List

Ms L. O’Sullivan

Year 7 – 8 have a double lesson each week and are taught as mixed ability, form groups. During this time pupils rotate each area of technology and produce a design project with a practical outcome. The projects are produced and designed by the department and based on the KS3 National Curriculum for Design Technology. Periodically the projects are changed and adapted to match the needs of the pupils.

The subject areas include:

– Food Technology
– Textiles
– Resistant Materials
– Graphic Products

Key  Stage 4 Information.

The Design Technology subjects are an increasingly popular GCSE option, as pupils in year 8 can choose to specialise in a maximum of two of the technology subjects. These subjects include:

– Graphic Products
– Resistant Materials
– Food Technology
– Catering
– Child Development

Study at Home

http://www.mr-dt.com/default.htm
http://www.technologystudent.com/index.htm
http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/design/
http://www.gcsepod.co.uk/subjects/#/design-technology/?subject-page=2