Product Design

Exam Board: OCR

Product Design is focused towards products and their analysis in respect of materials, components and their selection and uses in products/systems, industrial and commercial practices and wider issues affecting design decisions.

Materials and components are studied from the perspective of analysing modern consumer products that are designed to meet identified needs, their design and manufacture, and taught within the context of product development and industrial and commercial practices.


50% examination
50% coursework


Our general entry requirements are that you will need a minimum of five Grade 6s in your GCSEs to study A-Levels.

You do not need to have studied Design and Technology previously to take this course.