Product Design

Years 7 – 11 Product Design

Students will be taught progressively more demanding practical and theoretical skills to include to planning, designing, making and evaluating decorative and/or practical objects, using a range of common materials such as wood, metal, plastic and card. Students will be expected to build on prior knowledge throughout Key Stage 3 and 4 looking at design styles, impact of research on designing, the use of multiple materials, product maintenance, the finishing quality of a product and the safe use of tools and equipment.