Home Economics Department
Welcome to Grangemouth High School Home Economics Department.
The H.E Department comprises of
Mrs L. Duncan
Mrs M. McDermott
It is important that pupils develop, through a range of activities both practical and otherwise, the life-skills necessary to be self reliant. Therefore, in home economics, pupils will:-
Enjoy a largely practical course designed on a topic basis
Acquire and develop a range of practical skills through cookery, fabric work and problem solving/design activities, etc
Improve their knowledge and understanding of health in relation particularly to diet and food choices
Develop and improve their ability to evaluate skills, processes and equipment
Make informed choices based on the reasoned evaluation or evidence from a range of formats
Participate in the monitoring and evaluation of their work
Become sufficiently skilled to be more practically independent and, if wished, enter a programme of study leading to a National Qualification.
Pupils study a wide range of courses in the department .
Hygiene & Safety
Nutrition & Healthy Eating
Practical Cookery Skills,Techniques & Processes
Practical Fabric Skills
National 4 and 5 Practical Cookery
National 4 and 5 Fashion and Textile Technology
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