Designing Your Future - Inspiring Careers

A set of interviews with people in key roles in different areas of the design, creative and engineering sectors, aimed at inspiring students to consider career choices and value D&T as a key component in developing the skills and knowledge required.

Take a look at this set of videos to inspire career choices for students in the design, engineering, creative, manufacturing and digital sectors and to recognise the value of a Design and Technology education in achieving success and inspiring decisions to enter in these areas.

Our thanks to the ERA Foundation and the Royal Commission of 1851 for their generous support in helping us develop these resources and to the participating organisations and individuals.

Further videos  can be found in our "Designing Your Futures" playlist on on our You Tube channel. The videos are also available on D&TTV.

These videos are ideal for use in lessons, for remote teaching, options events and simply to inspire your students and their parents to consider a wide variety of careers that is open to them

What teachers say

“These videos are really professional; excellent to see and pitched right with great visuals, snappy responses and short overall length.”

“Fresh, interesting, short… young people… I love them.”

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