Engineering – Subject Content

Year 7: Project – ID Tag
Learning Skills : Drawing, Design, Materials, Finishing, Developing hand tool skills, basic measuring, designing and developing ideas.

Year 8: Project – LED Lamp
Learning Skills : Understanding engineering drawings, Planning, Metal, electronics.

Year 9: Project – Mechanical Toy
Learning Skills : Mechanisms, modelling, construction, Clocks using CAD/CAM. understanding plastics and their limitations, using industrial based tools and equipment.

Year 10
Wood based projects, a well made hand cut and finished container from smaller items
Metal based project, a ready lamp which also includes electronics and plastics
Year 11
Controlled assessment.

Year 10: Design skills, drawing skills, basic metal working techniques
Controlled assessment unit 2a designing, unit 2d Engineering a product, unit 1 exam
Year 11: Developing making skills, Controlled assessment Unit 4a designing, unit 4b Engineering a product. Unit 3 exam.