Design & Technology:Textiles (GCSE)
This qualification enables students to use creativity and imagination to design and make functioning design outcomes. Students learn how to take design risks, helping them to become resourceful, innovative and enterprising citizens. They should develop an awareness of practices from the creative and manufacturing industries. Through the critique of the outcomes of design and technology activity, both historic and present day, students should develop an understanding of it’s impact on daily life and the wider world and understand that high-quality design and technology is important to the creativity, culture, sustainability, wealth and wellbeing of the nation and the global community.
Design and Technology Textiles is excellent for pupils that enjoy leaning in a practical yet creative way. This course encourages you to stretch yourself creatively. If you are someone that loves to be creative, enjoys a challenge and has a strong interest in designing and making, then this is the course for you.