In Wood Technology students will explore the natural and made world through the medium of design, seeking out opportunities to creatively and innovatively apply the material/resource in making and shaping their environment. The sustainable use of and management of this natural resource is important as the world faces the challenges of the 21st century.
Structure of the Specification
Learning will be experienced across three strands – Principles and Practices, Design Thinking and Wood Science and Materials. Throughout each of the strands, the use of four elements: Planning and managing, Communicating, Creating, and Environment and sustainability creates a framework for student learning that ensures a coherent learning experience.