Inspired by industry
A collection of resources for GCSE Design and Technology that support student understanding of key employers in the Design, Technology and Engineering industry (as determined by GCSE Design and Technology awarding bodies.)
Students use the resource to look at some of the sectors in Engineering including Aerospace, Automotive, Communications, Electrical/Electronic, Mechanical, Biomedical, Chemical, Environmental, Transport, Rail & Marine Engineering.
Through production of a written research piece, supported by information...
Students are given introduction to a selection of Engineering employers. They consider some of the key employers that work in engineering sectors. Students complete a card sort activity of work undertaken by the companies that matches their logo from the Aerospace, Automotive, Communications, Electrical/Electronic...
Students find out about the Airbus company and its structure. To begin their prior knowledge of aircraft is considered through their ability to name parts of an aeroplane. They find out where airbus is based around the world and the type of work it undertakes. Airbus’ employee numbers and how they contribute to the...
In this resource careers in Airbus are explored, including in particular the engineering roles that are available. Students are able to see the wide number of roles that Airbus needs to function as a company, but how the Engineering roles are critical and numerous within the organisation. Several case studies of...
|Subject(s)||Careers, Design and technology, Design for society and the environment|
|Tags||Industry, apple, dyson, tesla, airbus|
|Published||2010 to 2019|
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