Product Design A-Level
What is Product Design?
Product Design is focused towards consumer products and applications; their analysis in respect of materials, process, components and marketability to understand their selection and uses in industrial and commercial practices of product development.
Our subject encourages creative thinking leading to design innovation, the course is centered around the iterative design processes of ‘explore / create / evaluate’, preparing learners to become critical and creative designers and informed consumers of the future.
How is it assessed?
What will you be doing?
In year 12 you will learn the theory required for the subject.
In year 13 students have the opportunity to put their new found knowledge to the test by designing, developing and building a product, working with a stakeholder to refine their design.
- Yr 8 Pewter casting - completed projects
Amazing opportunities for all our Yr8 Engineering students at NUAST (16/11/2023)
- Yr 8 Pewter casting
Amazing opportunities for all our Yr8 Engineering students at NUAST (06/11/2023)
- Yr12 putting the Lathe shop to good use.
Amazing opportunities for all our Engineering students at NUAST (18/10/2023)
- New PCs for Engineering in the CAD Room
New opportunities for all our Engineering students at NUAST (04/10/2023)
- Year 11 students go automated
Year 11 students work with the CNC lathes in the coursework (09/03/2023)