Edexcel GCSE Design and Technology
Edexcel have released advanced information, regarding the Non – Examined and Examined sections of the course:
Non – Examined Assessment (Controlled Assessment – 50% of GCSE)
Marked out of 88 (not 100). The exam board have removed the ‘Quality and Accuracy’ section, allowing students to produce models/proof of concepts instead of a prototype.
Submission date for internal moderation: Tuesday 29th March 2022
Examined Assessment (50% of GCSE) 1 hour, 45 minutes.
Paper 1DT0/1F – Timbers
Topics within the exam are as follows:
Core Section (40/100 marks)
GCSE (1DT0) Design & Technology Advance Information (pearson.com)
Summary of assessment changes for Summer 2022 (pearson.com)
Component 1: Wednesday 15 June 2022 pm