Home Economics

Key Stage 3 Provision

KS3 Home Economics comes under the banner of Learning for Life and Work within the Northern Ireland curriculum. All content studied within KS3 within the three key concepts below

Key Concept – Healthy Eating

Exploring Healthy Eating provides opportunities to develop understanding required in the choice, planning, storage, preparation, cooking and serving of food.

Key Concept – Home and Family Life

Exploring Home and Family Life provides opportunities to understand the importance of the family as a caring unit.

Key Concept – Independent Living

Exploring Independent Living provides opportunities to understand the importance of becoming discerning consumers and effective managers of resources.

 

Staff in Department

Mrs M Collins - Head of Department and Teacher of Home Economics