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Resistant Material

Below are three homework tasks to be completed this half term.   Class teachers may set homework in addition to this or homework tasks instead of this.  This will be made clear in lessons.  All homework is to be completed in homework books.


Subject: Resistant Materials

Year Group: 11

The theme for this years design section of the paper has been released. You will be asked to design: ‘The storage of computer gaming equipment’. Remember in the exam they may ask you to aim this at a particular target market or design in the style of a certain design era.


You have been given a resources pack to work through in order to help you to research the topic and develop 6 designs which you can adapt in the exam.


You will be tested on this every week to help strengthen your design ideas.


The areas you will be tested on are:


  • Development of a specification
  • Designing of 6 design ideas which meet your specification point
  • Development of one of these designs
  • Evaluation of this design in relation to the specification point


This is 33mark which we CAN NOT lose!!!!