The full A level course consists of two units.
Component 1: Principles of Design & Technology: Written examination paper addressing further technical principles, design, social, ethical and environmental impact of the wider issues in design technology.
Component 2: Independent Design project. Based on a graphic or architectural project of the students own interest students will prepare a design portfolio along with a prototype model.
Component 1: Written examination paper (50%) 2 ½ hours
Component 2: Coursework Project (50%)
Board: to be confirmed
Teacher to contact: Mr S McKitrick
Course entry requirements: Level 6 / Grade B in a GCSE Design Technology subject or Art although other students will be considered on their merits.