Category «design technology»

Year 9

Welcome to the year 9 area! Here you can see what you can expect our year 9 students to produce throughout the year. In year 9, students have selected to take a GCSE in DT so they will be building up skills in all areas of DT. Clock project Students will look at how they …

GCSE

Welcome to the GCSE area! ¬† During year 10 students will start by recapping some DT basics before starting their Controlled Assignment. Their Controlled Assignment will be approximatly 20 pages with approximatly 20 hours of practical work. We follow the Edexcel Exam board Specification. A link to their website can be found below. The Controlled …

Personalstudy

]]>Personal study… Please use personal study time to work on your coursework. If you are not sure what to do see your teacher(s)! We will happily give you some work to do! Nothing to do? Think you’ve done everything?… Think again! Try some of these… Do some past papers! http://qualifications.pearson.com/en/qualifications/edexcel-a-levels/design-technology-product-design-2008 Practice some sketching- try a …

Year 7

Welcome to the year 7 area! Here you can see what you can expect our year 7 students to produce throughout the year. In year 7 students will begin to explore how to use tools and different materials in a range of projects. The projects they will undertake are- Blister pack and Aluminium Keyring Students …

Year 8

Welcome to the year 8 area! In year 8 students will develop the skills previously learnt. Students will be expected to become more independent in all areas of the projects. The projects they will undertake are- Ear phone wrap Acrylic keyring Grabber Students will be expected to complete 11 homework tasks of approximately 20-30 minutes …

A Level

Welcome to the A-Level area! For information about what to do in your personal study time, click here… Year 12   During year 12 students will start with a mini project where they will explore some basic modelling techniques before starting their Coursework. Their Coursework is made up of 3 projects; Product Analysis, Design Element …

D & T Useful Links

These links may help you with some of your DT work Please remember that the internet is only one research tool. BOOKS, MAGAZINES, LIBRARIES and REAL PEOPLE are all an excellent source of information. Please recommend other sites to the staff. Information www.technologystudent.com Plastic info Plastic History & Inspiration www.designmuseum.org Revision Past Papers http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/design/ http://www.design-technology.info/revisionguides http://www.design-technology.org/

ARD

Academic Review Day, Wednesday 23rd November 2016 Below are the DT ARD tasks. Find your year group and then select a task that will challenge you. Year 7 ARD task 1 Extra Hot Design a machine that recycles Aluminium Be bold, creative and think outside of the box. You can be as wacky as you …