This qualification is designed for students who are interested in how things are constructed. You will use a range of hand tools and materials. You can select from a range of areas in construction for example: plumbing, joinery, electrics, painting and decorating.
There are three main parts:
1 :Safety and security in construction.
2 :Using practical construction techniques.
3 :Understanding how to plan a construction project.
25% :One two-hour timed assessment on how to plan a construction project.
50% :Three practical assignments to demonstrate practical construction skills.
25% :One exam to show your understanding of how to work safely and securely in construction.
What can I do with this subject when I leave school?
Each of our Year 7 & 8 will receive a FREE book! During the next two weeks students will pick their book from 17 titles. Take a look at this year's choice on the Bookbuzz website.