Post-16 student using a cutting machine during a lesson


Course Duration
2 Years

Entry Criteria
GCSE Maths & English at Grade 4 or above.
DT Related Subject at GCSE Grade 5 or above.

Why study A level 3D Design?

What will I study during the course duration?

You will learn about how to use research skills to design outcomes and practical solutions. You will use a wide range of processes to create your 3D outcomes. You will use tools, machines, fabric processes and paper based model making

How will I be assessed?

You will be assessed through two units of work. 

  • 60% Coursework
  • 40% exam

Career opportunities and Future study

You will be able to study any design related course at university, gain an apprenticeship or a career in:

  • Product design
  • Architecture
  • 3D design
  • CAD/CAM creator
  • Furniture maker
  • Graphic Design
  • Digital Design