I studied C# as part of my AS-Level Computer Science, I have basic knowledge of the coding language. This has helped me create the game EV-Racers which is on the App Store.
I have extensive knowledge on Microsoft office. I also have a lot of knowledge on the Microsoft OS and hardware. I experiment with hardware and software repairs, diagnostics and upgrades.
I have extensive knowledge on Apple products, I have a hobby restoring and repairing old apple computers. I know almost all there is about Apples OS's and I can customise them, repair and restore. I also know a lot about hardware and how to repair and upgrade.
I have a lot of knowledge on computer hardware. I can repair, upgrade, restore and clean. I have experience with raspberry pi, Macs, ps's and televisions.
I love photography. I take photos all the time and I have one some awards for my photos. I have made photography as part of my skills, I try as much as I cam to make photography part of my professional life.
App & Game Design
I have made a prototype of an application for Taunton School. knowledge of web design. I have made may websites as part of my studies or for my own personal use such as this one. I have also designed games such as my racing game EV-Racers whitch is on the App Store
I have a genuine passion for design. I love designing technology such as speakers, computers and phones. I also enjoy designing websites, applications and games.
I also have a lot of knowledge on CAD design. I know how to use Autodesk Fusion, Auto Cad. I have basic knowledge on solid works but I prefer the Autodesk products as they are designed to be easy to use.
I attended Taunton school from a young age and stayed until after GCSEs. I spent a long time there doing it jobs for the IT department (fixing teachers phones, setting up computers) but in DT I did lots of my own work and designs.
Taunton School, Staplegrove Road,
TAUNTON, Somerset. TA2 6AD
English Language: A*
Business Studies: D
Design & Technology: B
ICT (Information Computer Technology): B
Combined Science: C & D
I attended Bridgwater College, I started in 2015 where I studied 3 AS levels. I studied Design & Technology full A-Level and Computing and ICT AS-Level. I then studied Digital Media Design BTEC till 2018.
Bridgwater College, Bath Road,
BRIDGWATER, Somerset. TA6 4PZ
Full-Time Education AS and A Levels (AQA Exam Board:
Design and Technology AS Level: C
A2 Level: C
Digital Media Design Level 3 BTEC Extended Diploma. D ⭐️ D ⭐️ D ⭐️
I Currently have a scholarship at Northumbria University. I have recently enrolled in Design For Industry which is a unique course where you study design within the business of your choice. It is also good to note that the head of design at Apple (Jony Ive) studied this course before getting headhunted by Apple.
I now work as a self employed a designer and currently work on freelance design outside my university work. With everything, I've learnt I bring to this profession. I have recently finished rebranding my father's business. In that time I have designed a website for professional business and have 2 other potential clients lined up.
With Coray Designs, I have also designed and made the soon coming E-Racers, an all-electric car racing game which teaches people about the joys of an electric car.
Mark Coray website: https://www.antique-furniture-repair.com
Key Roles: Designer, Marketing, sales, Social media representative.
(John Lewis Partnership) Oct 2017- Oct 2018
I have a part-time job at my local Waitrose where I am a partner helping to run the store with day to day tasks. I have experience in Sales, Stock, Tills, Deliveries, Meat & Fish counter and Customer support. It was a shame to leave the partnership however, I wished persue my carear in design.
Roles: Sales assistant, Stock replenishment, Deliveries, Cash handler and horticulture carer (looking after plants).
1 Week Work Experience Bridgwater & Taunton College
15-19 May 2017
I Did 1-week work experience in Bridgwater & Taunton College designing the prospectus for the Cannington Campus. I was put in a group of 4 and we all had our roles designing the campus. My Role was to design half of the title pages and insert half of the information and images into the campus. We got feedback and Where asked to finalise the design at a later date.
Key Roles: Team Leader, Title Page Designer, Page filler (inserting text and images)
26th June - 21st July 2017
During the summer holidays, I was asked to work for my DAD as a floor restorer helping to restore the floors in a manner house. I had to clean the floors (and sometimes strip wax off) then colour the floor with stains and then put a final wax or ceiling agent, I had to also do the same thing on a staircase.
Key Roles: Floor stripper, cleaner, stainer, rubber (removing excess stain/finish form floor)
Work Experience B&O Exeter
August 26th-29th 2015
I was given 4 days work experience and had to carry out a wide variety of tasks. I made a profit of £900 in 1 day by selling headphones. I also helped to sell a sound system and a TV system. I helped to set up a new window display for the shop, programmed the TV’s on display, repaired several products which had been brought in by customers, and assisted in installing a home sound system.
Key Roles: Sales assistant, Store maintenance, Repairing products (docking station, sound systems, remotes), Setting up window displays, Programming sound system and TV’s, Home installations
Sticks N Stones
Own business for experience 2009-2014
I set this up as a hobby, making walking sticks, garden signs and bug boxes. I handcrafted all the products
from natural sustainable materials that were recycled. I sold them all at school fairs, and charity garden parties (donating half the profits to charity), and was also commissioned to make special one-off pieces.
Key Roles: Design, manufacture, sales, advertising, finance.
I was awarded with the Northumbria University Rutherfoud scolarship for outstanding BTEC Grades.
Year 9 Design Research Challange
During my time at Taunton School we had a competition to research a designer and write a report about them. I researched David Lewis, former designer for Bang & Olufsen. I created a website about him and created a replica model of a sound system. I achieved the highest ever grade awarded 98% and won the research challange.
I was awarded the Charity "Blue" Blue Peter badge for contributions towards charity during my early life.
Blue Peter Badge Enviroment
I was awarded with the Enviroment "Green" Blue Peter Badge for contributions to the enviroment and raising awairness of climate change.