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Design and Technology - Food Technology GCSE at Firth Park Academy

Course content

In the course you will use the knowledge you gain in your lessons about Food to help you design and produce your own food products. You will find out how the food industry manufactures and processes food. You will be seen as someone able to make decisions and be flexible.

Entry requirements

An interest in the way we have worked in Food Technology in years 7, 8 and 9. You must be prepared to collect ideas and to develop them. You must be prepared to work at home. You need to be prepared to both provide things and pay for the food you use in practical work.


Coursework Project - This is a design and make project where you prepare a design folder and make a suitable selection of food products. 60%

A theory examination paper based on a design context 40%

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How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 02 October 2016

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