DIS • deledda international school

international baccalaureate program • genoa, italy

IB design | technology

instructor: matthew rice

IB DIPLOMA PROGRAM - DESIGN TECHNOLOGY

COMMON CORE

All standard and higher level students complete a common core.

  • Human factors and ergonomics

  • Resource management and sustainable production

  • Modelling

  • Raw material to final product

  • Innovation and design

  • Classic design

HIGH LEVEL EXTENSION

Higher level students examine four further topics designed to extend and deepen their understanding of the subject. The four additional higher level topics aim to introduce aspects of innovation.

  • User-centred design (UCD)

  • Sustainability

  • Innovation and markets

  • Commercial production

  • syllabus