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Description

A look at the design and production of a plastic chair. Illustrates how designers use the work of other designers, past and present, to generate new and fresh ideas.
GCSE Bitesize Revision
This clip is from:
GCSE Bitesize Revision, Design and Technology 2
First broadcast:
30 November 2007

Classroom Ideas

Could be used to emphasise the importance of researching existing ideas before designing a new product. Pupils could evaluate existing designs for products related to their project work. They could also be asked to consider issues such as ergonomics in their designs.