Key Stage 5
Home Economics and Product Design are available to Sixth Form students, both subjects offering an exciting and challenging course content.
Key Stage 5 Home Economics
A love of food and an interest in the nutritional content of food is needed to enjoy this course. You will also need a desire to find out what motivates and influences the choices people make about food. This A' level has a strong sociology content as well as practical food preparation and the study of nutrition.
Key Stage 5 Product Design
The Advanced Innovation Challenge is a practical examination and students are given a brief to meet in the six hour examination. Students are guided through the design process to modelling of their ideas. Students then sit a one hour reflection paper about one week later.