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Design Technology - Product Design

A Level Product Design is a creative and thought-provoking qualification giving you the practical skills, theoretical knowledge and confidence to succeed in a number of careers, especially those in the creative industries.

At a glance: Design Technology: Product Design A Level

Specific Entry Requirements: Grade 6 Design Technology.   If you have not studied a Design Technology subject at GCSE then you will require a Grade 6 in either GCSE Physics or Mathematics.  GCSE Art and Design will also be considered, but you will be required to present a portfolio of work and attend a departmental interview.

Teacher to contact: Mrs Julia Mosley

Is this the course for you?  Are you interested in: Being creative? Practical making skills? Traditional drawing techniques? Working properties of materials? The relationship between design and manufacturing?

Teaching Methods: Teaching will be delivered through a structured program of lessons including theory and coursework (group work, independent design work, practical sessions and internet research).

Exam Board: OCR

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