KS4 Course Overview Engineering

KS4 COURSE OVERVIEW - ENGINEERING DESIGN

 

  Autumn Spring Summer
9 Engineering Design: Introduction to the Engineering sectors. Designing with Electronic components and CAD-CAM. Manufactured electronic project and casing. Dyson product analysis.  Reverse engineering.  Disassembly of an electric screwdriver. Introduction to CAD-CAM and CNC machinery - Milling: thread cutting and metal work skills developed through the G-Clamp project. Metal working processes: Tool making - Screwdriver; Centre Punch;Tap Wrench practical projects and processes using the Lathe; Brazing; Forging; Milling; Drilling. Tool design and make project.
10 TBC TBC TBC
11 TBC TBC TBC

 

KS4 COURSE OVERVIEW - BTEC ENGINEERING

 

  Autumn Spring Summer
9 Engineering Design: Introduction to the Engineering sectors. H&S - Risk Assessment. Mandatory evidence covered through practical focus - Milling: thread cutting and metal work skills developed through the G-Clamp project. Metalworking processes: Tool making.  /mandatory BTEC unit - Screwdriver; Centre Punch; Tap Wrench practical projects and processes using the Lathe; Brazing; Forging; Milling; Drilling.  Reverse engineering. Disassembly of an electric screwdriver.Dyson product analysis. F1 challenge - Introduction to CAD-CAM and CNC machining. Introduction to Electronics and assembly of an electronic product. 
10 TBC TBC TBC
11 TBC TBC TBC