Key Stage 3 Overview
Graphic Products provides many transferable skills regarding visual communication and presentation of work. Design is all around us in our everyday lives and it’s important to be able to interpret information and understand key messages. Communicating across ideas (whether it be through drawings or verbally) helps develop creative thinking, problem solving and collaboration with others.
|Year 7||Drawing skills, colour theory, pictograms||Road safety board game|
|Year 8||Technical drawing skills, presentation, surface developments (nets)||Packaging|
|Year 9||Branding and typefaces, graphic based materials||Travel game|
Students learning will be assessed by end of topic test and a practical assessment of 3D outcome.
Key Stage 4 Courses
Students in Years 10 & 11 can study GCSE Graphics Visual Communication.
Details of this course is available from the linked resources on this page.