Product Design

Curriculum Mapping Document

Year

Term

Curriculum

Assessment

7

Autumn 1

STRIPE Frontiers

STRIPE Movement

CAD/ Photoshop skills

Autumn 2

Spring 1

Spring 2

STRIPE Festivals

STRIPE Super Powers

Smart Materials

Summer 1

Summer 2

8

Autumn 1

Food

From Farm to table

Practical skills

Technical knowledge & understanding

End of unit practical assessment

Autumn 2

Spring 1

Product Design

Designs inspired by..

Idea generation

Practical skills

Technical knowledge & understanding

Spring 2

Summer 1

Textiles

Upcycling

Practical skills

Sustainability

Summer 2

9

Autumn 1

Food

Layer it

Practical skills

Technical knowledge & understanding

End of unit practical assessment

Autumn 2

Spring 1

Product Design

Multi material project

Practical skills

Technical Knowledge & understanding

Spring 2

Summer 1

Product Design

New & Emerging Technologies

Homework assessed weekly

End of unit assessment

Summer 2

10

Autumn 1

Skills: Selecting tools & equipment

Theory: UNIT 3 Materials & their applications

A02

Theory: End of Topic test

Autumn 2

Skills: Material Management

Theory: UNIT 5D Polymers

A02

Theory: End of Topic test

Spring 1

Skills: Tolerance

Theory: UNIT 5D Polymers

A02

Theory: End of Topic test

Spring 2

Skills: Iterative design

Theory: UNIT 1 New & emerging technologies

A01/ A02/ A03

Theory: End of Topic test

Summer 1

Skills: Modelling

Theory: UNIT 1 New & emerging technologies/ UNIT 2 Energy

A03/ A03

Theory: End of Topic test

Summer 2

NEA

Theory: UNIT 2 Energy

A01

Theory: End of Topic test

11

Autumn 1

NEA

Theory: UNIT 4 Common specialist technical principles

A02

Theory: End of Topic test

Autumn 2

NEA

Theory: UNIT 6 Designing principles

A02

Theory: End of Topic test

Spring 1

NEA

Theory: UNIT 7 Making principles

A02

Theory: End of Topic test

Spring 2

NEA

Theory: Revision

A03

 

Summer 1

Theory: Revision

 

Summer 2

Theory: Revision

Paper 1. External Exam

12

Autumn 1

Paper 1: Timbers

Paper 2:

Paper 1: End of Topic test

Paper 2: End of Topic test

Autumn 2

Paper 1: Polymers

Paper 2: Design theory

Paper 1: End of Topic test

Paper 2: End of Topic test

Spring 1

Paper 1: Metals

Paper 2: Technological advances

Paper 1: End of Topic test

Paper 2: End of Topic test

Spring 2

Paper 1: Paper, Boards & Composites

Paper 2: National & international standards

Paper 1: End of Topic test

Paper 2: End of Topic test

Summer 1

Paper 1: Health & Safety

Paper 2: Accuracy in design

Paper 1: End of Topic test

Paper 2: End of Topic test

Summer 2

NEA

Paper 1: Patents & intellectual property/ Design for maintenance & repair

Paper 2: Selecting appropriate tools

A01

Paper 1: End of Topic test

 

Paper 2: End of Topic test

13

Autumn 1

NEA

Paper 1: Enterprise & Marketing, Feasibility, Design Communication, Modern Scales of Production, Digital Manufacture.

A02

 

 

Autumn 2

NEA

Paper 2: Design Methods, Design for Manufacture

 

A02

Paper 2: End of Topic Test

Spring 1

NEA

Paper 1: Woods Revision: Properties, Applications and Enhancement, Processes.

A02

Mock Exam 1 (Jan)

Paper 1: End of Topic Test

Spring 2

NEA

Paper 1: Polymers Revision: Properties, Enhancements, Processes.

A03

Department Mock Exam 2 (Apr)

Paper 1: End of Topic Test

Summer 1

Theory: Revision

Paper 1 & Paper 2. External Exam

Summer 2

Theory: Revision