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Resistant Materials
Key Stage 4

                                

Percentage weightings of course components

 

60% coursework/40% Exam

 

1 investigating the design context

2 Development of design proposals (including modelling)

3 Making

4 Testing and evaluation

5 Communication

 

Date of coursework deadlines

 

March/April – Y11

March/April – Y10

 

Examinations

 

One exam at the end of Year 11. 2 hours covering the Technical aspects and sustainability of Resistant Materials.

 

Useful textbooks/websites

 

GCSE revising guides  www.technologystudent.com

 

How parents/carers can help

 

Help to work on folders at home

Use of a computer at home