Mrs Christine Bass: email@example.com
This course is a creative and thought provoking qualification which will give you practical skills, theoretical knowledge and confidence to succeed in a number of design related careers. You will investigate historical, cultural and economic influences of design as well as how technology has and influenced products we use every day. You will also explore the design and creation of products for the future.
25% core design principles written exam;
25% specialist knowledge and skills written exam.
50% practical design and make exam
Exam Board AQA
A*-B 50% | A*-C 100%
Sixth Form entry criteria plus a minimum GCSE grade 5 in a design related subject such as Resistant Materials, Graphic Design, Product Design, Fine Art, Textiles or Photography.
Degrees in design related courses
Industry Links and Work Experience & Trips
Cardiff University Fab Lab
Warwick University Workshops
Jaguar and Honda
Design trips regularly offered