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DT: Product Design - A Level at Turton High School & Sixth Form College

Course description

Throughout the course you will be introduced to a variety of experiences exploring a range of three-dimensional media, techniques and processes. You will work in traditional and new technologies and should make links to critical, contextual sources throughout your studies. You may explore overlapping areas and study ceramics, sculpture, jewellery, interior design and/or environmental and architectural design. You will be required to demonstrate an appreciation of solid, void, form, shape, texture, decoration, surface treatment, scale and proportion and use a variety of appropriate tools and equipment. A successful portfolio should ensure a firm foundation for further study of Three-Dimensional Design or related subjects in Higher Education and career choices include: Interior Design, Ceramics, Sculpture, Jewellery Design or Product Design.

Entry requirements

At least a grade B in the written examination as well as an overall grade B and GCSE Science grade C


Financial information

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: 10 October 2017
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 years

Contact details

    • Contact name:
    • Ms R Clare
    • Contact telephone number:
    • 01204 333239
    • Email address:


  • More information
    • Turton Sixth Form is located on Chapeltown Road, Bromley Cross.  The college is across the road from Bromley Cross train station, and is on a direct line 8 minutes from Bolton.  Buses from Bradshaw, Sharples, Smithills, Edgworth, Belmont and Astley Bridge regularly run past the school.