Design Technology: Product Design 3D– As and A2 at Downend School
Product design combines creativity with manufacture skills. You will study a range of graphical techniques and communication methods coupled with working with a choice of material areas either resistant materials or more compliant materials such as cardboards and plastics. Coursework can be using a range of materials and processes depending on your area of interest.
Unit 1 - Based primarily on Materials and Components
Unit 2 - Coursework divided up between the design portfolio and a practical manufacture in your material area of your choice.
Unit 3 – Coursework - A single substantial design and make activity, divided up between the design portfolio and a practical manufacture in a material area of your choice.
Unit 4 – Based primarily on Design and Manufacture
AS: Grade B in any GCSE technology area
A2: Grade D in Product Design
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Downend School directly.