Intent Y7 & Y8

All Saints Academy inspires to equip students to develop and build a love of Engineering. We encourage students to develop ways of communicating ideas across all areas- sketching, 3D modelling, prototyping, CAD/CAM and practical. To understand the different Engineering sectors and how they have developed our modern world today. To identify user needs across all areas of research, design and practical, and to understand the properties and characteristics of a range of materials. Develop an understanding and be able to analyse different designers and architects. We inspire to develop essential skills for future employability and understand the different careers and job roles within different sectors.



NCFE Engineering: Intent

At All Saints Academy Engineering is an academic and technical course, in which students investigate a variety of topics, developing sector specific knowledge and skills. Throughout this qualification, students will gain valuable knowledge of engineering disciplines, the science and mathematics that is applied in engineering, how to read engineering drawings, properties and characteristics of engineering materials and know why specific materials are selected for engineering applications. Be able to use a range of engineering tools, equipment and machines, production planning techniques, processing skills and techniques applied to materials for a manufacturing task equipment.


Engineering Journey KS4


Students’ Comments

“I enjoy the practical aspect of this course and learning about ‘real world’ situations.”

Cultural Capital opportunities:

  • Interhouse competitions
  • Aspire talks
  • Company talks- The Mill/Il Mulino, Robertsons
  • Company visits- Chocolate Factory, Quorn, Nissan.
  • College visits- NETA, TTE, Middlesbrough College, Stockton Riverside, Northern School of Art.

Learning Resources:

YEAR 7: Engineering Vocabulary List