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Design & Technology
In Design and Technology, pupils combine practical and
technology skills with creative thinking to design and make
products that meet human needs.
Students will learn to think creatively and intervene to
improve the quality of life, solving problems as individuals
and members of a team.
Working in stimulating contexts that provide a range of
opportunities and draw on the local ethos, community and
wider world, the pupils will learn to identify needs and
opportunities. They combine practical and intellectual skills
with an understanding of aesthetic, technical, cultural,
health, social, emotional, economic, industrial and
As they do so they evaluate present and past
Design and Technology, and its uses and effects.
At Bassingbourn Village College,
in Design and Technology, pupils develop
confidence in using practical skills and become
discriminating users of products.
They apply their creative thinking and learn to innovate.