Research and analysis

Using computer aided design and manufacture in design and technology teaching

Ofsted good practice example showing how Ripley St Thomas C of E High School uses computer aided design and manufacture in design and technology.

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Ripley St Thomas CE High School - Good practice example.doc

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This example shows how a secondary school can successfully integrate computer aided design and manufacture (CAD/CAM) into design and technology provision. Students confidently use professional standard software and manufacturing equipment and, as a result, their vocational skills are exceptionally well advanced by the time they leave school.

Published 18 October 2011