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Product Design BTEC Level 3 at Wolsingham School

Course description

This course offers a unique mix of designing and making activities which will help you to gain a broad perspective in design, with graphics and resistant materials.

Course content

Working with a variety of media and following the design process; Students are required to:

  • study the work of several designers
  • understand how materials work, are made, are joined and their purpose. Matching materials to purpose
  • have an understanding of colour, tone, texture, shape and form
  • understand and show how the industry works
  • use both CAD and CAM to produce work
  • produce a design folder to back up this work
  • produce a product study in a chosen area


Complete a written exam in both Year 12 and 13.

Coursework makes up 50% of the marks.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 06 September 2016

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