Technology

 

Subject Area:

Design Technology

Teaching staff:

Mr S Truelove
 

KS4 Course Title

BTEC Engineering (1 A* to G GCSE Equivalent)
BTEC Construction First Certificate

GCSE Resistant Materials (RM)

GCSE Engineering

KS4 Exam Board and Course Number

EDEXCEL Btec

Edexcel RM (2RM01)

AQA – Engineering (4850)

Coursework and Exam Percentages

Engineering Btec (80% Coursework and 20% Exam)
Construction Btec (100% Coursework)

GCSE Engineering and RM (60% coursework 40% exam)

KS4 Course Details:

       
   

Engineering Btec
    The Engineering World
    Investigating and Engineering Product

   

Health and Safety in Engineering
    Computer-aided Engineering and Manufacture

   

Engineering GCSE

   

Unit 1-Materials, technologies and design considerations (Exam)

   

Unit 2-Designing, communicating and manufacturing (Project)

   

Construction Btec
    Structure of the Construction Industry
    Exploring Health, Safety and Welfare in Construction
    Exploring Carpentry and Joinery

   

GCSE Resistant Materials

   

Unit 1-Creative design and make Activities

   

Unit 2-Knowledge and understanding of Resistant Materials Technology

   

KS4 Number of lessons per week:

4

Year 7 Course Details:

Basic grounding in resistant materials with focused practical tasks in electronics, plastic, wood and metal. Projects include:

Light
Clock
Key Tag
Book ends

Year 8 Course Details:

Design and make activities and focused practical tasks in electronics,metal and wood. Projects include:

CD Rack
Oil Burner
Flashing Sign
Trophy Project

KS3 Number of lessons per week

2

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