Design and Technology – Key Stage 3
D&T is timetabled as a carousel with other practical subjects for one double period a week. In D&T pupils combine practical and technological skills with creative thinking to design and make a product. D&T is about engaging in practical problem solving situations where students solve problems as individuals and members of a team.
D&T lessons will incorporate 13 weeks of practical specialist room based designing and making activities. These lessons will include: Health and Safety, working with different types of wood, metal and plastic, using various hand tools and machines.