Design and Technology - Food at Ysgol Gyfun Dyffryn Teifi
Never has the profund effect of Design and Technology been more apparent - witness the regular reported developments in food production. The social, moral, economic, and environmental effects of these developments are an increasing cause for concern. This course explores the issues, and, whilst developing the candidates ability to both design and produce high quality products, encourages the understanding and implications of industrial design and production processes.
ADVANCED SUBSIDIARY (A/S)
Designing and innovation
Materials and components
Industrial & commercial practice
Design and Make Task
Knowledge and understanding questions
Major Project - including practical work
Unit 1 - Examination - 2 hours
Unit 2 - Folio and practical work
Unit 3 - Examination – 2½ hours
Unit 4 - Folio and practical
Units 1 and 3 externally assessed. Units 2 and 4 internally assessed, (externally moderated). Units 1 and 2 can be taken after 1 year, or for A2, all 4 units can be assessed at the end of 2 years.
College and University - Diploma or degree courses
Careers - Food and Drink manufacturing industry
Food Service industry
Food Technologists - working as part of a
team in New Product
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Ysgol Gyfun Dyffryn Teifi directly.