Welcome to the JL Long Design Department!

  • The AIMS of MYP Design are to encourage and enable students to:

    • Enjoy the design process and develop an appreciation of its elegance and power
    • Develop knowledge, understanding and skills from different disciplines to design and create solutions to problems using the design cycle
    • Use and apply technology effectively as a means to access, process and communicate information, model and create solutions, and to solve problems
    • Develop an appreciation of the impact of design innovations for life, global society and environments
    • Appreciate past, present and emerging design within cultural, political, social, historical and environmental context
    • Develop respect for other's viewpoints and appreciate alternative solutions to problems
    • Act with integrity and honesty, and take responsibility for their own actions developing effective working practices.