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Product Design A Level at Falmouth School

Course description

This is an exciting and challenging course that combines the development of practical skills with knowledge and understanding of material properties and manufacturing processes. This course is run in conjunction with Falmouth University using their facilities at Wood Lane and Penryn Campus. Product design allows you the freedom to creatively develop a solution to a design problem in a material(s) area of your choice. You are encouraged to develop a broad view of design and technology through product analysis and the study of iconic design pieces. You will also develop your capacity to design and make products and to appreciate the complex relations between design, materials, manufacture and marketing.

Future opportunities

Your A-Level in Product Design will provide you with the opportunity to further your education or develop your career opportunities in a wide range of design disciplines: architecture, product design and engineer are just a few examples. Students who take Product Design often combine their studies with Art & Design or Maths and Physics depending on which aspect of design they wish to aspire to.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 10 January 2018

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 Years