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Design, Technology and Engineering Stage 2
Subject outline

Version 2.0
For teaching in 2022. Accredited in November 2018 for teaching at Stage 2 from 2020. This subject replaced Design and Technology. See subject changes.

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The design and realisation process

The design and realisation process is a flexible framework and forms the structure of the subject. The following diagram shows the components of a coherent and dynamic design progression. This process is rarely linear, and designing should be seen as a cyclical process with many possible solutions, rather than a simple step-by-step process.