GCE AS Level Design & Technology at Queen Elizabeth School
There are 3 units: System Case Study -Each year we are given a theme for the study, this year it is protection. Protection could range from fire prevention systems, to egg boxes in packaging. The study is only 2000 words. Product Study - you choose a product to study. This information is recorded in a concise design folder. Models are made and a simple test rig is produced. Product Design - a 2 hour written exam about design and manufacture of products.
GCSE passes in five subjects with grades A - C plus an interview and a reference.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Queen Elizabeth School directly.