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  • Open Evening Tuesday 18th September 4.30-7pm

    We are delighted to invite prospective pupils and parents/carers to an interactive open evening where you can find out more about our school. The evening is for parents and pupils considering Chulmleigh for Year 7 entry in September 2019, and also pupils moving into Years 8 and 9 who are considering joining us this year. 

Chulmleigh Community College

Chulmleigh Community College, Chulmleigh, Devon, EX18 7AA

Design & Technology

Key Stage 3

During Key Stage Three Students are given a broad experience of working with Wood, Metal, Plastic, Electronics, Technical Drawing and ICT. Through design and make projects and focused practical tasks to meet these aims. The experiences provided at Key Stage Three enable students to make an informed choice when selecting Technology options for GCSE and meets the new national curriculum programme of study for Key Stage 3.

Key Stage 4

During Key Stage Four Students study AQA syllabuses for Food Technology and Resistant Materials. The Construction course follows a BTEC first diploma syllabus.

The Resistant Materials course is 60% course work and a 40% single final examination at the end of Year Eleven.

The courses offered give opportunities to gain skills, knowledge and understanding needed in the workplace to solve problems effectively, make other areas of the curriculum relevant, and draws on student experiences outside of school.

There is more information to help you at:

www.technologystudent.com

www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/design