Design & Technology

Course Content

GCSE Design and Technology will prepare students to participate confidently and successfully in an increasingly technological world. Students will gain awareness and learn from wider influences on Design and Technology including historical, social, cultural, environmental and economic factors. Students will get the opportunity to work creatively when designing and making and apply technical and practical expertise.

How is this course assessed?

50% Non-exam assessment (NEA). A project with folder and practical work (30–35 hours approx.)

50% Written Exam: 2 hours long

Course information

Contact information

Mr Pearce

michael.pearce@ewsacademy.org.uk