Design Technology

Design Technology

Technology Curriculum

Our Technology curriculum is designed to be inspiring, rigorous and practical. Using creativity and imagination, students design and make products that solve real and relevant problems within a variety of contexts, considering their own and others’ needs, wants and values. They acquire a broad range of subject knowledge and draw on disciplines such as mathematics, science, engineering, computing and art. Students learn how to take risks, becoming resourceful, innovative, enterprising and capable citizens. Through the evaluation of past and present design and technology, they develop a critical understanding of its impact on daily life and the wider world. High-quality design and technology education makes an essential contribution to the creativity, culture, wealth and well-being of the nation. The curriculum is also designed to teach acceptance and engagement with the fundamental British values of democracy, the rule of law, individual liberty and mutual respect and tolerance of those with different faiths and beliefs.

Resistant materials Key Stage 3 and 4 Adobe PDF

Food Technology Key Stage 3 and 4 Adobe PDF

Child Development Key Stage 4 Adobe PDF

Hair and Beauty Key Stage 4 Adobe PDF

Textiles Key Stage 4 Adobe PDF


Dean Trust Y7 Common Curriculum Overview

Dean Trust Y7 HT1 Common Scheme of Work –  (Design Technology)   (Food Technology)


Enrichment Activities

Technology enrichment activities are displayed on the Enrichment page.



Mrs L. Ferns: Acting Head of Technology

Mrs H. Hampson: Teacher of Food Technology

Mr D. Blake: Teacher of Technology

Mr J. Armstrong: Technician