This degree is designed to give you a broad foundation in the teaching of Design and Technology and has been developed in response to the government’s revised criteria for initial teacher training. There are three elements to the course: Subject Study, Professional Studies, and School Experience. You spend 24 weeks over 3 years in a school, supported by experienced teachers and by tutors from the University. You will develop your teaching skills, adopting a variety of strategies that meet the needs of different learning situations. You will become familiar with the content of the National Curriculum and learn to plan appropriate schemes of work giving consideration to assessment and reporting requirements.