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Technology Faculty

Faculty Mission Statement

We aim to develop a faculty where every pupil is valued and can achieve their full potential in a safe & enjoyable learning environment, enabling them to make a positive contribution to the faculty and to the school as a whole. We aim to make using technology fun, exciting and relevant and equip students with skills for life.

 

Computing

Computing KS3

Year 7

Spreadsheets

Desktop Publishing

Programming skills in a scratch: sprites, costumers, operators, graphics, loops. Learning to code independently 

Introduction to Computer Hardware & Software

Year 8

Video Editing

Cyberbullying

Social Networking

Website creation

HTML Code

App Creation and editing

Year 9

Binary

Hardware

Software

Flowcharts

High Level Programming

Variables

Loops

Functions

Data Types

Animation

Photo Editing

Year 10 and 11 Cambridge National in IT

Website Creation

Business Documents

Animation

Hardware

Software

 

Year 10 and 11 GCSE Computing

Computer Systems

Data Representation

Hardware

Software

Networks

Databases

Programming

 

 

Design and Technology

Year 7

Graphics, Using Card, Research, Design, Planning, Evaluation

Product Design, Plastics, Line Bending, Research, Design, Planning, Evaluation   

Resistant Materials using Wood Research, Design, Planning, Evaluation

Year 8

Resistant Materials Using different types of wood, Research, Design, Planning, Evaluation

Room Design Graphics Using CAD and CAM For design, Research, Design, Planning, Evaluation

Year 9

Resistant Materials:  Joints and hinges etc. Research, Design, Planning, Evaluation           

Pewter Casting Product Design: Research, Design, Planning, Evaluation                 

T-shirt press: Research, Design, Planning, Evaluation

Year 10 and 11 Product Design GCSE

Investigation

Research

Analysis

Specification

Design ideas

Modelling

Development of idea

3d modelling

Making the final product

Evaluation

Materials

Properties of Materials

Tools

Design process

Design movements Past and Present

 

 

Staff List

Scott Morrissey – Head of Technology Faculty

Steve Bentley – Head of Design Technology

Pervaz Iqbal – Teacher of D&T, Head of Pastoral Team

Celine Doyle – Teacher of Food, Transition Coordinator

Yasmin Ahmed – Teacher of Computing

Ann Hughes – Teacher of Design Technology

Joe Hyde – Teacher of D&T, ICT & Technician

Lewis Crowther – Teacher of Food & Technician

 

 

 

 

 

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