Department Overview

KS4 Courses:

  • OCR Cambridge National Level 1/2 Certificate Child Development
  • AQA GCSE Design and Technology (8552)
  • Pearson BTEC Level 1/2 First Award in Engineering 600/4788/4
  • WJEC Level 1/2 Hospitality and Catering (Specification A)
  • Textiles (new course title to be confirmed during 2018)

KS5 Courses (Options from Y12 2017)

  • OCR Cambridge National Level 1/2 Award in Creative iMedia (J807)
  • AQA A-level D&T: Product Design (7552)


  • Two food technology rooms
  • Textiles studio equipped with sewing machines, overlocker, embroidery machines and heat presses
  • Design studio
  • Workshop equipped with laser cutter, centre lathe, woodturning lathe and a range of other tools and equipment
  • Staff materials preparation area equipped with circular saw, band saw, planer thicknesser and grinding wheel