Design Technology

Key Stage 3

During Key Stage 3 pupils will be taught in all the material areas in a yearly rotation. The work undertaken encourages the acquisition of practical skills and expertise with the knowledge of food, textiles, wood, metal and plastic.

 

 Key Stage 3 Level Descriptors

WJEC Eduqas GCSE (9-1) in DESIGN AND TECHNOLOGY

Qualification Accreditation Number: 603/1121/6

 

Component 1: Design and Technology in the 21st Century

Written examination: 2 hours 50% of qualification

A mix of short answer, structured and extended writing questions assessing candidates' knowledge and understanding of:

 

Component 2: Design and make task

Non-exam assessment: approximately 35 hours 50% of qualification

A sustained design and make task, based on a contextual challenge set by WJEC, assessing candidates' ability to:

 

WJEC Eduqas GCE A LEVEL DESIGN AND TECHNOLOGY

GCE A LEVEL DESIGN AND TECHNOLOGY SUMMARY OF ASSESSMENT

Qualification Accreditation Number: 603/1178/2

 

Component 1: Design and Technology in the 21st Century

Written examination: 3 hours, 50% of qualification.

Learners take a single examination in one of the following endorsed areas:

The examination includes a mix of structured and extended writing questions assessing learners' knowledge and understanding of:

 

Component 2: Design and make project

Non-exam assessment: approximately 80 hours 50% of qualification.

A sustained design and make project, based on a brief developed by the candidate, assessing the candidate's ability to:

The design and make project will be based within the same endorsed area as the written examination.

This linear qualification will be available for assessment in May/June each year.

Upcoming Events

09 Dec

Year 11 & 13 Mocks begin

9 December, 2019 – 19 December, 2019
 
11 Dec

Yr 7&8 Boys District Basketball St Marys v J Frankland (H)

3:30pm - 5:00pm
 
11 Dec

Yr 9&10 Boys District Basketball St Marys v J Frankland (A)

3:30pm - 5:30pm
 
16 Dec

Inter house School Competition

9:15am - 11:15am