GCSE Design and Technology will prepare students to participate confidently and successfully in an increasingly technological world. Students will gain awareness and learn from wider influences on Design and Technology including historical, social, cultural, environmental and economic factors. Students will get the opportunity to work creatively when designing and making and apply technical and practical expertise.
The Design Technology curriculum provides a solid foundation for further studies and students will be able to take responsibility for their own learning and achievement. The qualification will provide progression onto an apprenticeship, employment or further education.
A range of qualifications may be accessed such as A-Level and Technical Levels.