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Sir William Ramsay School

Empowering Everyone to Achieve

Design & Technology

 

Department Staff

Mr W Bent

Head of DT

Mr P Rodgers

Teacher of Technology

Mrs J Hawes

Teacher of Food Teacher

Ms J Pitt

Teacher of Textiles

Mr A Cory

Technician in Wood and Metal

Documents

Curriculum Overview

 

Courses: 

KS3 Courses:

 

 

 

 

Resistant Materials

Year 7

automata, key tag, photo holder

 

Year 8

stationery holder, tower of Hanoi, tea light holder/oil burner

 

Year 9

bug project

Textiles

Year 7

Fantastic Plastic – recycled bag

 

Year 8

Pugly project

 

Year 9

beanie hat

Food

Year 7

various food practicals, pasta salad project

 

Year 8

various food practicals, pizza project

 

Year 9

various food practicals, cheesecake project

KS4 Courses:

 

 

 

 

BTEC Engineering

Year 10

Unit 1

the engineered world

external examine worth 25%

 

 

Unit 2

investigating an engineered product

internal assessment worth 25%

 

Year 11

Unit 7

manufacturing techniques

internal assessment worth 50%

GCSE Food Technology

Year 10

nutrients, special diets, sports nutrition, sustainability, multi-cultural foods, designing food products and tasting and testing ideas

 

Year 11

Controlled assessment tasks

Designing task

Making task

GCSE Textiles Technology

Year 10

 

 

 

 

Year 11

 

 

 

 

After school clubs or Activities:

Year 11 Engineering catch up     Monday week 2, 3pm – 4.30pm

Year 11 Textiles catch up              Monday week 2, 3pm – 4pm

Year 11 Food catch up                    Thursday week 2, 3pm – 4pm