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Product Design - Resistant Materials A Level at The Piggott School

Course description

Evolved through consultation with practitioners, this specification offers a fresh approach to dynamic environment of Design and Technology. It is intended to reflect the wide ranging activities of professional designers and covers a wide range of materials.

Course content

The course involves :

  • A range of practical work designed to explore various materials, the processes involved in manufacture, modelling and methods of presentation
  • Learning about various design movements, important designers and their influence upon the design of products
  • Finding out about modern methods of manufacturing technology
  • The requirements for quality assurance and control in production
  • Development of skills in ICT to research, an alyse a nd use for presentation for communication of coursework

Entry requirements

Minimum GCSE entry requirements: 43 points

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Piggott School directly.

Last updated date: 08 September 2016

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