Product function overall dimensions materials an outline of the appearance of the product user requirements details of the source of power (if needed) anthropometrics and ergonomics possible production levels legal requirements environmental considerations and requirements back to resistant materials index. Aqa controlled assessment mark scheme for gcse d&t subjects (food, graphics, rm, product, textiles) laid out on one page for quick highlighted marking text is a bit small to cram onto the page, but can be put on a3. Revise and prepare for exams in gcse design and technology: resistant materials (4560) for exams june 2010 onwards by downloading past papers / specimen papers, mark schemes and example answers. In the summer term students will begin the coursework element of the aqa gcse course and complete this at the end of year 10 the gcse course at as level candidates develop an understanding of a broad range of materials, with emphasis on the life cycle of products, manufacture and final disposal this specification. I use this to go with my coursework frames once the students are about half way through. Gcse design and technology student guide this pdf is intended as a guide for students to help them through their controlled assessment/nea in aqa resistant materials but much of the guide could be used for other specialisms it will be updated at no additional cost in time for the new design and technology for first.
Outline of the assessment structure for gcse design and technology: resistant materials 4560. However, they can still take a different gcse technology subject in years 10 & 11 if they choose to aqa gcse resistant materials technology yr 11 gcse coursework support – running throughout the year, these afterschool sessions are offered by food technology, resistant materials, graphic products, child. The technology department at heathfield is made up of five subject areas including electronics, food, graphics, resistant materials and systems and control gcse design and technology (aqa)the course will deliver a range of knowledge and skills including: the coursework will examine students' on their ability to.
Hey all, the deadline for my resistant materials coursework is really close and i was wondering if anyone had any tips or resources to help out with the paperwork, the rest is alright for me but i'm having troubles organising myself with it's for gcse but it helps a bit you just need to write lods and lods more. To access the aqa 2015/16 controlled assessment task titles for all of our gcse design and technology, engineering and home economics specifications, please go to the secure key materials (skm) area of e-aqa within skm, select gcse, the relevant subject and controlled assessment (for. A wide range of excercises about resistant materials, systems approach, materials and components, design considerations, resistant materials production.
Work through the folder sheets in a logical order what is the exam board looking for: a project that is rigorous and demanding shows creativity and originality has accuracy and a range of making skills has the potential to be commercially viable mr guinness candidate number 007: aqa product design prod2. Knowledge, skills and understanding developed during gcse design and technology: resistant materials - unit 2 (4560), for exams from june 2010.
There are many logos and symbols to be found on packaging each of which may communicate a different message to the consumer, with some informing the consumer if a product has met certain standards these standards vary some indicate quality or safety whilst others indicate a product's environmental credentials. We've changed the way you input your coursework or controlled assessment marks – it's now online, not paper-based see our e-subs: centre marks submission page for everything you need to know the following forms will help you administer controlled assessment work and enter candidates for external assessment in. Gcse design and technology: resistant materials (4562) controlled assessment tasks and guidance introduction to your resistant materials coursework your resistant materials project for gcse counts for 60% of your final grade this mark will be added to your final written examination, in order to produce your.
A working knowledge of woods, metals, plastics and composite materials are required but other materials may be used in addition single tiered assessment covering grades a–g to cater for students of all abilities controlled assessment adviser (previously called coursework adviser) to provide you with guidance on the. This book is full of clear revision notes and detailed diagrams for gcse resistant materials students it covers all of the topics in the current design & technology course for the aqa exam board, and there's loads of coursework advice and useful tips for getting good grades - all the way up to a to help your revision, each.