Y8 Design Technology


 KS3 Curriculum Programme




Design Technology

Project 1 (1 term long)

Design and make Pewter cast Jewellery or keyring with packaging: work includes, metal research, design criteria, Scamper Design, 2d hand design, 2D Computer aided design, metal casting in workshop, packaging design, 3d nets for packaging and requirements of packaging, evaluation.

Project 2 (1 term long)

Design and Make MP3 player amplifiers; work includes soldering the electronics from kit, Detailed product analysis, Design Specification, 3D hand drawing, 2d Computer aided design work, Laser cutting Vacuum forming of plastic, strip heating plastic, assembly and evaluation