Design and Technology


Design is not just what it looks like and feels like. Design is how it works.”


–  Steve Jobs

As Designers…


Children will develop the skills to:
  • Develop the creative, technical and practical expertise needed to perform everyday tasks confidently and to participate successfully in an increasingly technological world
  • 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 Critique, evaluate and test their ideas and products and the work of others
  • Understand and apply the principles of nutrition and learn how to cook.
Aspirations for the future
Pupils develop an understanding of how subjects and specific skills are linked to future jobs.
Here are some of the jobs you could aspire to do in the future:
Fashion designer
Product designer
Software engineer
Civil engineer
Curriculum Documents: 
Design Technology Intent, Implementation and Impact Statement 
Design Technology Curriculum Map
Design Technology Progression Overview