Curriculum Leader: Mr D Bowers
Teaching staff: Mr P Lavin
Technican: Mr T Fox
To create independent problem solvers who can display a variety of practical and creative skills that enable them to express their understanding of design, manufacture and the wider contexts associated with our subject.
To give individuals an understanding of the social, cultural and moral constraints involved in design and manufacture. To also have an awareness of how our actions affect cultures and the environment we live in.
Trips to Jaguar Land Rover and London (V&A Museum and Design Museum) are often arranged as enrichment activities.
Reading about the various areas of the subject.
Architecture, Engineering, Design, Manufacture.
Watching the news and documentaries such as Grand Designs.
All areas across Liverpool to see the listed buildings.
Grand Designs, The Repair Shop, The Great Interior Design Challenge & Design for Life
Out of the Blue (Brunel University)
100 Things to Know About Inventions – In a Nutshell You Can Draw Tom Gates with Liz Pichon ClearRevise AQA GCSE Design and Technology 8552
How Stuff Works