Product Design A Level at Kemnal Technology College
Unit 1: PROD1 Materials, Components and Application
2 hour written paper ‐ 80 marks. Based primarily on Materials and Components and consisting of three sections. 50% of the total AS marks 25% of the total GCE marks.
Unit 2: PROD2 Learning Through Designing and Making
Written design portiolio manufactured outcome. Coursework to take the form of a simple design‐and‐make project. Coursework – approx. 50 hours. 50% of the total AS marks 25% of the total GCE marks.
Unit 3 ‐ PROD3 Design and Manufacture
25% of A Level 2 hour written paper, 84 marks. Based primarily on Design and Manufacture and consisting of two sections. Candidates answer three questions: one question from three in each section, plus a final question from either
Unit 4 ‐ PROD4 Design and Making Practice
25% of A Level Coursework ‐ approx. 60 hours, 85 marks. Written (or electronic) design folder. Manufactured outcome. Candidates submit evidence of a simple, substantial designing and making activity.
B in Technology GCSE level.
Product Design gives you a fantastic entry point to careers in any creative area, from Architecture, Engineering, Product Design, Furniture Design, and a whole range of design based activities.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Kemnal Technology College directly.