Unit 1: Written Paper 40% of total marks 2 hours 120 marks Candidates answer all questions in two sections Pre-Release material issued Unit 2: Design and Making Practice 60% of total marks Approximately 45 hours 90 marks Consists of a single design and make activity selected from a range of board set tasks For assessments and subject awards after June 2013 there is a requirement that 100% of the assessment is terminal.
This written specifically for Task 5 (under sevens) but can be adapted.
Lessons are a mixture of theoretical, design and practical work.
Homework is essential and much is based on the use of a Revision Guide and Workbook which all students are provided with.
Here, you'll find everything you need to study for or to teach the Edexcel GCSE in Design and Technology - Graphic Products, including key documents and the latest news.
Students of our Edexcel GCSE in Graphic Products will develop a whole range of creative designing and making skills, focusing on packaging, point-of-sale display, interior and garden design and 3D product (concept) design.
There is also a coursework folder breakdown of what you should consider on your coursework sheets.
AQA Product design revision guide The Essentials of GCSE Design & Technology: Product Design (Lonsdale Revision Guides) by Brian Russell.
I think it may be a bit heavy on research but any feedback, positive or negative gratefully received.
My school has chosen to do the new Edexcel Product Design course, and no one knows what to include in the coursework to get an A-A* Grade.