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Design Technology: Product Design *FEES PAYABLE* at Hurstpierpoint College

Course description

The Design and Technology A Level builds on their experience at GCSE and allows students to further their studies through Product Design. This offers students the opportunity to study, propose and realise prototype solutions to problems closely linked to the real world of product/system manufacture. The course offers candidates opportunities to acquire and demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the world of designing and manufacture. Students will develop an awareness of the responsibilities that designers and technologists have and the potential that exists to change and shape lives.

Entry requirements

Candidates wishing to study Design and Technology (Product Design) should have studied a GCSE course in either Product Design, Resistant Materials, Graphic Products, Textiles, Systems and Control, or Electronic Products. They are expected to have achieved at least a grade A. GCSE studies give candidates an elementary knowledge of the core elements required for Advanced Level. Information Technology skills, an interest in working with materials and a creative mind are also deemed essential.

Financial information

Fees may be charged for this course

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Hurstpierpoint College directly.

Last updated date: 15 May 2015

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 Years