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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




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


How parents/carers can help


Help to work on folders at home

Use of a computer at home