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Electronics and Systems


During this module of work, pupils will be learning about electronic and system principles, whilst also undertaking a project to deign and manufacture a programmable alarm.

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A system that transfers force using a fluid.


A system that transfers force using a compressed gas.

Printed Circuit Board

A rigid board that holds the components in place. It also includes tracks to complete the circuit.

Circuit Diagram

A drawing that Engineers used to map out the position of electrical components in a circuit


A term used to describe the individual parts that make a cirucit work.

Production Methods

The way products are manufactured in industry

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