Systems & Control
Key Stage 3 Introduction
Students visit Systems and Control over a 7 week period on a rotation basis. They design and make a steady hand game. This introduces them to a wide range of skills and knowledge. Students create the circuit board and solder components in place. They create a function and attractive housing for their circuit to complete the game.
Year 8 and 9
Students develop their knowledge of Systems and Control learnt in year seven by incorporating electronics into other Design Technology Products. A Textiles product in year 8 and lamp made in year 9.