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Design and Technology Product Design (Resistant Materials) at Wallington High School for Girls

Course description

This course is highly suited to those who enjoy the practical elements of design. New materials and technologies are explored along with modern industrial practices. CAD/DAM will be involved in all coursework elements an d students who enjoy exploring various solutions to practical briefs will find this a highly motivating and stimulating course to follow.

Course content

AS and A2- level courses cover materials and manufacture across the very broad area of product design. You will study existing product solutions, design history and practical techniques to realise your ideas.

Entry requirements

An A grade in GCSE Design and Technology Resistant Materials.


At both AS and A2 -level there are three course work elements – a case study for an existing product, a creative design element and practical skills assessment plus a 1hr 30min written examination.

Future opportunities

Careers in product design and manufacture, architecture, interior design, engineering, theatre and TV set design.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 28 September 2016
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