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The Wavell School Specialist Technology College

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Design & Technology Prefects 2021-22



Imogen Hammond


Evelyn Moss

Welcome to Design and Technology

Design and Technology Faculty Staff

Mrs T Jones             Director of Design and
                                Technology/Professional Mentor

Mrs J Smith              Design and Technology / Child Development
Director of Students Year 7

Miss R Hodge          Lead Teacher Design and Technology

Mr J Melling            Lead Teacher Food

Ms R Harris              Design and Technology

Mrs J Walford          Design and Technology

Mr T  Firmin              Design and Technology


Mr M Charij            Design and Technology

Miss S Knight          Food Technology

Aim of the Design and Technology Curriculum

The Wavell curriculum for Design and Technology aims to ensure that all students:

  • develop the creative, technical and practical expertise needed to perform everyday tasks confidently and to participate successfully in an increasingly technological world
  • build and apply a repertoire of knowledge, understanding and skills in order to design and make high-quality prototypes and products for a wide range of users
  • critique, evaluate and test their ideas and products and the work of others
  • understand and apply the principles of nutrition and learn how to cook.

For further details of the curriculum for each year in Design and Technology click on the Year group button below:
Year 7Year 8Year 9Year 10Year 11


Systems Control In Engineering

This course is available to Year 10 and 11 students. For further details of the curriculum click on the Year Group button below:

Year 10Year 11


This course is available to selected Year 10 and 11 students. For further details of the curriculum click here...







Resistant Materials Gallery (15 images)

Resistant Materials Gallery

Year 9 - Wind Chimes (9 images)

Year 9 DT Gallery

Year 8 - Toothbrushes and Bags (28 images)

Year 8 DT Gallery

Year 7 - Bottle Coats (12 images)

Yr 7 Gallery

Textiles (24 images)

Electronics (18 images)

Graphics Gallery (32 images)