Welcome to Design Technology

GCSE Results 2018

  Resistant Materials Graphics
A* - A 7% 0%
A* - C 36% 75%
A* - G 100% 100%


9 - 7 6%
9 - 5 28%
9 - 4 44%
9 - 1 100%


2018/2019 teaching staff: Mr N Garrett, Mr S Turner, Mrs S Langridge, Mrs J Harding, Mrs P Matthias, Mrs K Makey, Miss E Sheen and Mr R Hughes.

Faculty Design Technology
 Head of Faculty

Mr N Garrett

 KS3 Coordinator


 KS3 Specification

Year 7 Overview
(Click link to view)
Basic Food
Coat Hooks
Door Alarms
Monster Electronics

Year 8 Projects:
Amp - Resistant Materials
Gravity Cars - Resistant Materials
Pewter - Resistant Materials
Ugly Dolls - Textiles
Healthy Eating - Food

Year 9 Projects:
Bag Project – Textiles
Branding Project – Graphics
Storage Unit - Resistant Materials
Multicultural Influences - Food

 KS4 Coordinator  N/A

 KS4 Specification

KS4 offers a wide variety of subject specialisms including Graphics, Resistant Materials, Catering, Construction, and we have the capacity to teach Textiles.  The two year course provides a greater understanding of materials, techniques and processes enabling students to work independently to produce high quality products. Each GCSE requires a folder containing research, design and evaluation work, and a written exam at the end Year 11.

 Exam Board AQA: Graphics and Resistant Materials  
WJEC: Catering
Construction: BTEC First Edexcel
Overview - Amplifier Case
Overview - Basic Food
Overview - Coat Hooks
Overview - Door Alarms
Overview - Gravity Car
Overview - Maze
Overview - Monster Electronics
Overview - Pewter Jewellery
Overview - Ugly Dolls
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