Design & Technology

Design and Technology at Ark Kings is challenging and rewarding.

D&T curriculum 2016/7
year Autumn Term Spring Term Summer Term
7 Product Design-Focusing on Graphics 

Wind chime 

Product Design- Focusing on Resistant Materials 

Wind chime 

Product Design-Focusing on Food 

Foods of the world

8 Product design-Focusing on Graphics 

Children's Pop up book

Product Design-Focusing on Resistant Materials 

Children's toy

Product Design-Focusing on Food 

Healthy Eating 

9 Product Design-Focusing on Graphics 

Lighting

Product Design-Focusing on Resistant Materials 

Lighting 

Product Design-Focusing on Food 

Technological processes

10 Students studying GCSE Design Technology follow the AQA syllabus, details of which can be found online at  www.aqa.org.uk  

Pupils create a portfolio of work which investigates a design task. Pupils create a product with packaging worth 60% of grade. Pupils sit an exam based on technical knowledge and design skills worth 40% of grade. 

11 Students studying GCSE Design Technology follow the AQA syllabus, details of which can be found online at www.aqa.org.uk  

Pupils create a portfolio of work which investigates a design task. Pupils create product with packaging worth 60% of grade. Pupils sit an exam based on technical knowledge and design skills worth 40% of grade.