Years 7 and 8
Cooking and nutrition.
Diet and health.
Design and make tasks using appropriate CAD software programmes.
Generating technical drawings to communicate ideas.
Properties of materials.
Engineering Technology (cont)
Performance of structural elements .
Changes in movement and force.
Electrical and electronic systems.
Computing using electronics to embed intelligence in products.
Homework will be set at least twice per half term.
Year 9, 10 and 11 (G.C.S.E. and BTEC)
Students are entered for:-
GCSE Food Preparation and Nutrition - Years 9, 10 and 11.
AQA GCSE Product Design - Year 11.
AQA GCSE Design and Technology - Year 9 and Year 10
Foundation course in Engineering / Technology - Year 9.
BTEC Technical award in Engineering - Year 10 and Year 11.
GCSE Engineering - Year 11.
GCSE Food Preparation and Nutrition.
GCSE Design and Technology.
Pathways into further education:
Engineering and Technology can open up a wealth of ‘A’ Level courses and also lead to degree courses in Engineering, Graphic Design, Food, Textiles and Fashion.
Job Opportunities - See the panel below.