"Design creates culture. Culture shapes values. Values determine the future"
Robert L Peters
"Design is intelligence made visible."
“We constantly question the things that exist and we think about how we could improve them”
Design and Technology is an inspiring, rigorous and practical subject. Using creativity and imagination, pupils design and make products that solve real and relevant problems within a variety of contexts.
The Design and Technology curriculum is designed to ensure that our pupils:
The subject of Design Technology encourages problem solving, innovation, planning and evaluation as autonomous learners that will allow them to access the GCSE which is based on iterative design processes.
In Engineering students will develop the specific knowledge and skills learners need to work successfully in the engineering industry, such as:
Our KS3 curriculum builds upon the legal entitlement for D&T delivered at KS2. We develop existing skills and knowledge to ensure learners have an understanding of materials, tools, equipment and the confidence to apply it appropriately.