Design & Technology

Curriculum Map

The map linked below outlines how we have sequenced our Design & Technology Curriculum to enable Maidstonians to build their knowledge and skills towards clear end points.

Design & Technology Years 7-13 Curriculum Outline 2022-2023

 

Key Stage 3: Years 7-8

Over a fortnightly timetable, KS3 students receive:

  • 2 hours of guided classroom learning
  • 1 hour of homework

 

Key Stage 4: Years 9-11

Qualification: GCSE Design & Techniology

Exam board: Edexcel

Over a fortnightly timetable, GCSE Design & Techniology students receive:

  • 4 hours of guided classroom learning.
  • 2 hours of homework.

 

Key Stage 5: Years 12-13

Qualification: A Level Design & Techniology (Product Design)

Exam board: Edexcel

Over a fortnightly timetable, A Level Design & Techniology students receive:

  • 8 hours of guided classroom learning.
  • 10 hours of homework.

 

Careers

Visit our Careers webpages to find out more.

 

Enrichment

Find out more in our ‘MGS Extra’ prospectus. 

 

Super Curriculum

 Click here to find out more about the D&T Super Curriculum.