SCHOOL
TECHNOLOGY

KEY STAGE 5


COMPONENT 1: DESIGN AND TECHNOLOGY IN THE 21ST CENTURY



Written examination: 3 hours

50% of qualification



Learners take a single examination in one of the following endorsed areas:



The examination includes a mix of structured and extended writing questions assessing learners' knowledge and understanding of:


along with their ability to:



COMPONENT 2: DESIGN AND MAKE PROJECT


Non-exam assessment: approximately 80 hours

50% of qualification


A sustained design and make project, based on a brief developed by the candidate, assessing the candidate's ability to:




The design and make project will be based within the same endorsed area as the written examination.






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