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Product Design 3D A Level at Vyners School

Course description

Three-dimensional design provides an opportunity for students who wish to develop their creativity and skills of Product design, Graphic design and Architecture/Building design, Fashion or Costume Design.

It aims to produce an understanding of related industrial practices and seeks to produce high quality results in the field of Product design. You gain ‘transferable skills’ which are of interest to both academic institutions and  employers.

The course is concerned with considering human needs and responding to them in a
practical way, which aims to improve the quality of life at all levels.

Entry requirements

B in Resistant Materials or Graphic Products.

Assessment

Component 1 Personal investigation 60% of A Level

  • Includes a portfolio of practical work
  • Personal Study – an extended written response [12%]

Component 2 Externally Set task 40% of A Level

  • The exam is 15 hours and will be taken at the end of the 2 year course.

Future opportunities

In recent years there has been a substantial recognition of the value of Product Design at governmental, industrial, commercial and educational levels.

Product Design combined with other appropriate subjects, is now recognised as forming  an excellent foundation for a wide range of studies at institutions of Higher Education, including the Sunday Times top 15 universities.

A wide variety of careers in Product Design, Architecture, Engineering, Designing, Television and many science based technologies can be pursued from such a  combination of subjects

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Vyners School directly.

Last updated date: 11 May 2016
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