Design Technology

Curriculum intent 

Design Technology is an inspiring, rigorous and practical subject. The department believes that students learn best by ‘doing’ and by allowing them to experiment and take risks, in a safe and positive learning environment they become aspirational, independent students. 

Key stage 3 schemes of work 

Food Technology schemes of learning 

Key stage 3 schemes of work 

Key stage 4 schemes of work 

Key Stage 4 Engineering 

GCSE Engineering is offered at Sancroft Academy. Students complete the WJEC level 1 and 2 award in Engineering. 

Our Level 1 / 2 Engineering specification provides learners with a more practical alternative to GCSE study.

The qualification introduces students to the various strands available within the engineering field, providing learners with the opportunity to develop knowledge, skills and understanding through tasks set in realistic work-related contexts.

Engineering Level 1 / 2 Award (IVQ) is split into units and the assessment is both internally and externally.

The Award consists of three mandatory units. Internally assessed work must be completed within a centre and adopt the principles of controlled assessment.

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