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Design & Technology AS Level (AQA) Product Design at Ryburn Valley High School

Course description

Product Design is a highly enjoyable and engaging course for creative students. The course builds upon skills and knowledge gained at G.C.S.E Design & Technology. The course is flexible enough for students to tailor projects to their individual interests, while maintaining a strong design and product manufacture focus.AS Level (2 exams) Students are asked about materials, components and design and market influences.

Future opportunities

You could take this course to complement other advanced level courses such as Art and Design and Computing or to prepare for the A2 part of an Advanced GCE in Design and Technology, which could lead onto higher education in areas of and design, technology, architecture or more general higher education courses.With further training, you could go into a job related to design and technology such as an Architect, Carpenter or Computer Technician.You could also go straight into a job as the AS GCE is a recognised qualification that will encourage you to explore your creative mind and help you develop the basic skills, understanding and knowledge that many employers across lots of industries are looking for.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Ryburn Valley High School directly.

Last updated date: 20 May 2014
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