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A Level Design and Technology Product Design at Swakeleys School for Girls

Course description

It is essential to take a broad view of technology and design, and be willing to develop capacity to design and make products and to appreciate the complex relations between designs, materials, manufacture and marketing. The ability to work in 3D is also essential.

Course content

Unit 1- Portolio of creative skills

Unit 2 - D&T in practice

Unit 3 - Designing for the future

Unit 4 - Commercial design

Entry requirements

An A*-B grade in GCSE Design Technology: Resistant Materials or any other Technology/Art based GCSE/BTEC.

Future opportunities

The full A-level offers a good foundation for degree courses in graphics, product design, architecture, civil engineering and more. Many universities look for mathematics, art and/or physics in combination with D&T.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Swakeleys School for Girls directly.

Last updated date: 04 June 2015

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