Technology - Product Design (Graphics or Resistant Materials)

Contact for further information: Mr Daniel Fish

Are you the future of technology? Do you possess the skills of creativity? Yes? Then A Level Product Design is the course for you!

Your Vision, Your Future!

This specification is designed to encourage candidates to initiate design solutions, develop, test and trial working models and prototypes. Student develop and sustain imagination, innovation and flair when working with concepts and materials. They develop an understanding of contemporary design and technological practices and consider the uses and effects of new technologies and modern materials. Finally they progress their thinking skills, financial capability, enterprise and entrepreneurial skills.

What career path could I take?

Product design could take you into a number of exciting career paths.  Of course there is product or automotive design, but what about computer generated cartoons? Or may be CAD for industry appeals to you more?  This course could take you into architecture, teaching, manufacturing, advertising or engineering.  Product Design goes well with other subjects.  If you want a career in design you might also consider art and Design, Business Studies, Science, Maths or Computing as companion A-levels.

What do the students say?

"Product Design allows me to express myself creatively"

"It's creativity, fun and an enjoyable A Level"

Where can I find more information?

At BCHS we follow the OCR Product Design Course - units F521; F522; F523;F524