Edexcel Resistant Materials

This course will help you to:-

  • develop a broad knowledge of materials, components and technologies
  • develop practical skills to produce high quality products.
  • develop decision making skills through both independent, team and collaborative work
  • communicate your decisions effectively to a third party
  • be able to read, interpret and work from drawings, plans and instructions
  • be able to produce working drawings and production plans
  • develop an understanding of quality.
  • use materials efficiently.
  • demonstrate safe working practices
  • use key technical terminology.
  • develop your evaluation skills.
  • develop an awareness of industrial practices and employment opportunities.

Materials Technology Course Leaflet

Career Opportunities

  • Commercial Designer
  • Teaching Design & Technology
  • Building Technician
  • Engineering
  • Armed Services
  • Working in Industry
  • Carpenter & Joiner
  • Garage Work
  • 3D Design
  • Cabinet Making
  • Electrician

For more information please speak to your Technology teacher or click here.