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October 2017

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GCSE Design and Technology resources and support

Helping you make the most of our GCSE Design and Technology resources and events for the autumn term

July 2016

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Technical issues with our emails

We’re having some technical problems sending and responding to emails

June 2016

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New Fashion and Textiles Technical Award: the future of fashion

We’ve developed a new Technical Award in Fashion and Textiles for young learners who want to study textiles in a practical way. The new qualification will be available for first teaching in September 2017.

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New Visual Communication Technical Award: creating promotional products and materials

We’ve developed a new Technical Award in Visual Communication which, along with the new GCSE in Design and Technology, replaces the outgoing Graphic Products GCSE. The new qualification will be available for first teaching in September 2017.

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New Materials Technology Technical Award: practical skills with woods, metals and polymers

We’ve developed a new Technical Award in Materials Technology which, along with the new GCSE in Design and Technology, replaces the outgoing Resistant Materials GCSE. The new qualification will be available for first teaching in September 2017. It

May 2016

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AQA puts Fashion on the front row with new A-level

For the first time ever, students will be able to take an A-level in Fashion under plans unveiled today by exam board AQA.

April 2016

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Design for life magazine now available on our website

Our Design and technology and engineering magazine ‘Design for life’ is now available on our main website.

January 2015

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Delay in first teaching for new Design and Technology GCSE

On Friday 16 January the DfE announced that the reform of GCSE Design and Technology will be delayed by a year. The reasons for this are outlined on the DfE website.

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Submission of work via the e-Portfolio system

Update to available options for submitting GCSE coursework and controlled assessments.

December 2014

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GCSE in creative subjects - How did you decide?

We have just launched 'How did you decide?' a student survey to find out how and why year 10 and 11 students chose their GCSE creative subjects.