Furthermore, at Jennett’s Park, Design and Technology is an inspiring, rigorous and practical subject. Using creativity and imagination, pupils design and make products that solve real and relevant problems within a variety of contexts, considering their own and others’ needs, wants and values. They acquire a broad range of subject knowledge and draw on disciplines such as mathematics, science, engineering, computing and art using materials, including food.
Children learn how to take risks, becoming capable, resourceful, and innovative citizens while developing a critical understanding of past and present design and technology. Thus, allowing the opportunity to analyse its impact on daily life and the wider world. High-quality design and technology education provides a well-rounded and diverse education which allows children to use their creativity to contribute to the culture, wealth and well-being of the nation.