Accessibility links

Design Technology Product Design A level at Howard of Effingham School

Course description

Component 1: Principles of Design & Technology: Written examination paper addressing further technical principles, design, social, ethical and environmental impact of the wider issues in design technology.

Component 2: Independent Design project. Based on a graphic or architectural project of the students own interest students will prepare a design portfolio along with a prototype model.

Entry requirements

Grade B in a GCSE Design Technology subject or Art although other students will be considered on their merits.


  • Component 1: Written examination paper (50%) 2 ½ hours
  • Component 2: Coursework Project (50%)

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Howard of Effingham School directly.

Last updated date: 06 September 2016
Provider logo

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 years


  • More information
    • Howard of Effingham School is the lead school for The Howard Partnership, a Surrey based Academy chain, originally formed from a federation of schools in 2007 and more recently converting to a Multi Academy Trust.