Product Design at Ormiston Sir Stanley Matthews Academy (Blurton)
The specification has been designed to encourage candidates to take a broad view of design and technology and to develop their capacity to design and make products.
Candidates must appreciate the complex relations between design, materials, manufacture and marketing
Candidates are provided with the opportunity to design and make a product in both years of the course.
5A*-C including English, Mathematics, Science and Product Design. If individual qualifications vary, please consult Mrs Wilcox.
2 hour written exam
Coursework - approx 50 hours - design portfolio and manufacture outcome
Bursary applications are means tested.
Students may pursue careers in design and manufacture. Students can progress on to University to study design related courses.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Ormiston Sir Stanley Matthews Academy (Blurton) directly.