Beta This is a test version of the layout of this page. Take the survey to help us improve it
Research and analysis
Using computer aided design and manufacture in design and technology teaching
This publication was withdrawn on
This good practice example has been withdrawn as it is older than 3 years and may no longer reflect current policy.
Ofsted good practice example showing how Ripley St Thomas C of E High School uses computer aided design and manufacture in design and technology.
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.