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The role of making in design and technology

Banks, Frank and Owen-Jackson, Gwyneth (2007). The role of making in design and technology. In: Barlex, David ed. Design and technology for the next generation: A collection of provocative pieces, written by experts in their field to stimulate reflection and curriculum innovation. Whitchurch, UK: Cliffe & Company.

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This chapter considers the role of practical making skills in the teaching and learning of design and technology. It raises questions of how important are practical skills and which practical skills are relevant today.

Item Type: Book Chapter
ISBN: 1-901351-00-9, 978-1-901351-00-2
Keywords: design and technology; making skills; practical skills
Academic Unit/Department: Education and Language Studies > Education
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Research in Education and Educational Technology (CREET)
Item ID: 10194
Depositing User: Gwyneth Owen-Jackson
Date Deposited: 03 Dec 2007
Last Modified: 02 Dec 2010 20:06
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