KS3 Technology is a skill based curriculum that embraces the practical side of learning; our students have the opportunity to prepare and cook a variety of dishes, learn sewing techniques to create their own products, including graphics and electronics under the Design & Technology umbrella.
Our curriculum is developed to inspire students to use their creativity and imagination to design and make products that solve real life problems within a variety of contexts, considering their own and others’ needs.
Students will learn how to take risks, becoming resourceful, innovative, enterprising and capable individuals. Students will experience a varied and high-quality design and technology curriculum which will make an essential contribution to the creativity, culture, wealth and well-being of society in the UK and globally.
To develop the creative, technical and practical expertise needed to perform everyday tasks confidently and to participate successfully in an increasingly technological world.
Be able to build and apply a repertoire of knowledge, understanding and skills in order to design and make high-quality prototypes and products for a wide range of users.
Students will have the opportunity to critique, evaluate and test their ideas and products and the work of others.
To understand and apply the principles of nutrition and learn how to cook.
Students will be encouraged to develop their own individual independence, confidence and resilience within the subject.