Textiles (Art and Design) A Level at Southam College
C o u r s e D e s c r i p t i o n Textiles (Art, Craft and Design) Aims of the Subject This course is designed to consolidate the existing skills, knowledge and understanding gained by students at Key Stage 4 and to offer them the opportunity to make a personal response to new experiences of a practical and conceptual nature.
The full title of this GCE Advanced level course is Design and Technology - Product Design; the focus of which will be Textiles Technology. The aims of the course are:
to develop and sustain students' innovation, creativity and design and technology capability encouraging them to recognize constraints and produce high quality products
to enable students to apply essential knowledge, understanding and skills of product design, production processes and materials to a range of technological activities and develop an understanding of industrial practices
to develop students' understanding of the influences of design processes and products from a historical perspective and in current practice
to use ICT to enhance students' design and technological capability
GCSE grade B or above in Design and Technology Textiles and grade 5 or above in English.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Southam College directly.