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Home Economics Department

Welcome to Grangemouth High School Home Economics Department.

The H.E Department comprises of
Mrs L. Duncan
Mrs M. McDermott 

Home Economics

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 .

 

S1-S3

Hygiene & Safety

Nutrition & Healthy Eating

Practical Cookery Skills,Techniques & Processes

Practical Fabric Skills

S4-S6

National 4 and 5 Practical Cookery

National 4 and 5 Fashion and Textile Technology

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