The future for Advanced level

David Perry, Louise T Davies, Anthony R Booth, Jim Sage
1998, Vol. 3, No. 2,


There is an increasingly diverse group of students opting for at Advanced level work in design and technology and GNVQ Manufacturing. Broadening the range of students means, in particular, that more academically successful ones are joining manufacturing and design and technology courses, increasing the demand on teachers for versatility. This article begins by considering how to offer appropriate courses for academically successful students, and the teaching and learning styles to which such students respond.

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