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College Welcomes JLR Senior Design Engineer

06 Dec

Princethorpe College was delighted to welcome guest speaker, Mr Gary Knight, Senior Design Engineer on Bodywork Engineering at Jaguar Land Rover, and parent at Princethorpe College, into school on Friday 3 December.

Mr Knight visited the school to talk with Design Technology pupils from Year 10 through to the Sixth Form. He delivered a lively and engaging presentation to the Design Technology groups covering topics such as the design process, concept iterations, CAD and virtual model analysis.

Design Technology Teacher, Tom Walton, said, “Princethorpe’s pupils thoroughly enjoyed hearing from an expert in design engineering and finding out how the skills they learn in the classroom are put into practise in industry. Many thanks to Mr Knight for his inspirational presentation to our young designers and engineers.”