Design Technology

Design and Technology at Armfield Academy introduces students to a creative way of thinking. Students will have the opportunity to research, design, develop and create solutions in a practical environment.  

Design Technology provides opportunities for students to develop their capability, through combining their designing and making skills with knowledge and understanding in order to create quality products. The skills that they will learn will be beneficial in all walks of life including team work, problem solving and creative thinking.

Students will carousel  throughout the year, spending an equal amount of time on each Design and Technology area including Textiles, Food Technology, Product Design and Graphic Communication. For GCSE, students will be able to pick an area of this to specialise in.

Design Technology Curriculum