Design & Technology

Design and Technology


We intend for all our pupils to have:


  •          Significant levels of originality and the willingness to take creative risks to produce innovative ideas and prototypes.
  •          An excellent attitude to learning and independent working.
  •          The ability to use time efficiently and work constructively and productively with others.
  •          The ability to carry out thorough research, show initiative and ask questions to develop an exceptionally detailed knowledge of users’ needs.
  •          The ability to act as responsible designers and makers, working ethically, using finite materials carefully and working safely.
  •          A thorough knowledge of which tools, equipment and materials to use to make their products.
  •          The ability to apply mathematical knowledge.
  •          The ability to manage risks exceptionally well to manufacture products safely and hygienically.
  •          A passion for the subject and knowledge of, up-to-date technological innovations in materials, products and systems.