Contact:

Mr Weightman

Course Information

In each year students follow 6 Design & Technology course’s that includes the following subjects;

  • Catering
  • Graphics
  • Resistant Materials

Course Content

Course Content
Year 7Students follow design and make courses in the 3 areas with the following themes Catering; Healthy Start & Lifestyles Graphics; Clock & Chocolate Box Resistant Materials; Balancing Figure & Automata
Year 8Students follow design and make courses in the 3 areas with the following themes Catering; Tastes of the World & The Good Life Graphics; Corporate Identity & Architectural Models Resistant Materials; Lamp & Mini Monsters
Year 9Students follow design and make courses in the 3 areas with the following themes Catering; Eating Out & Food for Life Graphics; Point of Sale Display & Pop Up Books Resistant Materials; Bird & Candle Holder

Extra Curricular Opportunities

The department run several courses and initiatives

  • Involvement in STEM activities
  • Rotary Chef Competition
  • The workshops, food areas and computer rooms are available to use at lunchtimes.

Assessment

Students have targets set for them at the beginning of Y7. Each module is 6/7 weeks in duration which is around 12 hours study. At the end of each module the students are assessed against a differentiated progress chart that will identify if they are on, above or below their target.

Assessment focusses on research, designing, making and evaluating skills.

If you have any questions or queries relating to the Technology curriculum please email aweightman@anthonygell.co.uk for more information