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Access Fm – The Original version right here.

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Access FM – The original version right here.

The internet contains several modifications to ACCESS FM, its not that the anagram itself has been changed but the meanings behind it. In my opinion they do not really work because they open the whole thing up to too much interpretation.

Let’s just keep things simple and feel free to share the Original Access Fm Version 1.0 with your students and colleagues.

 

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Buy the right books for your students in 2021

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Check out my “Book reviews” in the “Resource” section of the website. I have hand picked and personally reviewed a series of publications which I believe are ideal in a real classroom. Get inspiration whether teaching textiles, graphic products, resistant materials, art and design, photography or product design. These are books that I have either used, referred to or in a number of cases own myself. I have teamed up with Amazon.co.uk as my supplier, a company which is extremely competitive and one that I have made countless orders with in the past. As such I am happy to both recommend and have Amazon.co.uk featured on this site. Take some time to have a look and happy shopping.

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The James Dyson Foundation include ACCESSFM 2021

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The James Dyson Foundation 2021 have released a new project titled – “What is the Design Process”
and as such have decided to feature the use of ACCESSFM throughout the entire structure of the topic – check out the new project here:

https://www.jamesdysonfoundation.com/content/dam/pdf/Standalone_DesignProcess.pdf

It is important to note that this is not the first time that the James Dyson Foundation have decided to use ACCESSFM within their resources – the first inclusion appeared back in 2013.

 

 

 

 

 

 

www.accessfm.com – ACCESSFM Copyright © 1999, Spencer Herbert. All rights reserved.

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2021 WJEC Vocational Level 1&2 Engineering awards include ACCESSFM

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The 2021 WJEC Vocational Level 1/2 Engineering awards now include ACCESSFM as an official part of their course content – check out the resources: www.wjec.co.uk

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

www.accessfm.com – ACCESSFM Copyright © 1999, Spencer Herbert. All rights reserved.

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2021 IET Education include ACCESSFM as part of official resource offering

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In 2021, The IET (Institution of Engineering and Technology) have included a wide range of resources which either feature or centre on the use of ACCESSFM as both a thinking tool and effective method of product analysis. Why not visit their website https://education.theiet.org and use their inbuilt search function to find the latest ACCESSFM resources.

www.accessfm.com – ACCESSFM Copyright © 1999, Spencer Herbert. All rights reserved.

 

 

 

 

 

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ACCESSFM is now more than 20 years old.

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ACCESSFM turned 20 years old back in 2019. Widely recognised and implemented within design technology education Nationally and Internationally. It has found its way onto countless websites, forums, exam board criteria, included in text books from a great many publishers including the Oxford Press but most importantly into your classrooms. A simple idea which has continued to thrive. Long may it continue in 2021 and beyond.

 

 

 

www.accessfm.com – ACCESSFM Copyright © 1999, Spencer Herbert. All rights reserved.

Why not read the story below from TeachDesign magazine – in the article I explain how it all began.

 

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