Enterprise Media & Technology
|Team Member||Position||Email Address|
|Mr R Corby||Director of Learning for Enterprise, Media and Technologyfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Mr B Tawana||Assistant Principal - Teacher of Business & Enterpriseemail@example.com|
|Mr H Murkin||Teacher of Mathematics and Computingfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Mrs A Moffat||Teacher of Design Technologyemail@example.com|
|Mr M Barison||Teacher of Food Technology and Catering & Hospitalityfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Mrs R Brown||Teacher of Spanish and Travel & Tourismemail@example.com|
|Mr B Arrowsmith||Teacher of Travel and Tourismfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Mr T Heron||Technology Technician and Teacher of Computingemail@example.com|
The Enterprise, Media and Technology Faculty curriculum seeks to meet the aims and scope of the Key Stage 3 and Key Stage 4 National Curriculum in the subject areas of Computing, Design & Technology, Enterprise, Food/Hospitality & Catering, and Travel and Tourism.
The school curriculum seeks to provide outstanding personal development by supporting, promoting and instilling the values of APHS - Ambition, Pride, Happiness and Success.
The Enterprise, Media and Technology curriculum has the following intent:
|Ambition||To develop the knowledge, practical skills and understanding required to be successful in STEMM industries, as well as replicate work processes and produce outcomes that are considered to be industry standard.|
|Pride||Through encountering real-life scenarios and working hard to overcome them, students should produce work of a high personal standard and feel proud of their accomplishments.|
|Happiness||Students should enjoy working on a broad and highly relevant curriculum that meets their local needs and develops skills for possible future employment.|
|Success||To gain a variety of GCSE and Vocational Qualifications at the highest possible level. To offer a broad portfolio of qualifications to prepare them for the future.|
Key Stage 3 is delivered in Year 7, 8 and 9 across three years. Students will then undertake their options process during year 9, after which Key Stage 4 is formally delivered in Year 10 and 11 across two years.
At Key Stage 4, the faculty provides the following curriculum offer:
- WJEC Eduqas Level 2 Vocational Award in Catering and Hospitality
- AQA GCSE Design and Technology
- Edexcel Pearson Level 2 BTEC Award in Travel and Tourism
- Edexcel Pearson Level 2 BTEC Tech Award in Enterprise
- Cambridge National Creative iMedia (level 1/2)
The Enterprise, Media and Technology faculty makes a significant contribution to the Open Element of the Progress 8 Performance Measure.
- 100% pass rate Computer Science
- 89% of students achieved at least a Grade 4 in Design and Technology
- 100% pass rate in Catering and Hospitality
The first assessment for BTEC Travel and Tourism and BTEC Enterprise is due to take place in Summer 2020.
Further details on these subjects can be found here: