S1 & S2 Design and Manufacture

During the course of S1 and S2 pupils will develop an understanding of many aspects of Design, including; aesthetic appreciation, consumerism, materials & manufacture. Ideas are explored, leading to informed design decisions.

Pupils will gained Knowledge & Understanding of:

  • different material; wood, metal, plastic
  • properties & uses of these materials
  • aspects of the design process
  • factors that influence design

and developed Practical skills in:

  • the correct use of machine tools
  • correct use of various hand tools
  • working with accuracy
  • using different design techniques

The video below show some of the projects undertaken by S1.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iuqm1FPrtzU&feature=youtu.be