Initial design idea sketches + evaluation development development through sketches modelling - g sketch-up & 2d – prnt screened modelling – wood, plastic metal + comment evaluation of developed ideas making a product student name: teacher: tutor: yr11 resistant materials gcse coursework checklist v2. Resistant materials coursework: research section help page product analysis of existing products 6 industrial practices / systems & control 7 materials & finishing 8 client profile & interview 9 questionnaire & results 10 a/b grade pupils should evaluating against criteria as well as annotating the products picture. Introduction to your resistant materials coursework to be successful at coursework tasks you need to be helped through the difficult process of managing your time complete the 'comments' section of your time plan evaluation 1 evaluate your product against your original specification you can do this in a grid. Gcse resistant materials why study this design : analysis of problem, research, writing specifications, initial design ideas, development of ideas, working drawings and evaluation of projects this helps to develop the skills needed to makwe an informed choice when it comes to coursework in year 11 how will i be. It strives to provide learners with a varied and inclusive diet of experiences in a range of disciplines: resistant materials, food technology, textiles and graphics end products students learn that design and technology development rarely ends, since the evaluation of a product offers new opportunities for improvement.
Product design is an a-level subject that combines the disciplines of resistant materials and graphics in coursework portfolio the five made products are accompanied by a coursework portfolio that is used to document the design journey that resulted in the final outcome personal evaluation and modification ideas. A gcse coursework example 2 materials used : abs plastic which is a strong recyclable plastic with high impact resistance , particle board- (being cheaper, denser and more uniform than conventional wood) evaluation against specification to summarise, my product is in line with the specifications. The coursework is split into 6 separate objectives which cover research, designing, development, planning for production and evaluation exam (40%) the graphic products course follows a similar style to the resistant materials course with 60% based on a coursework project and a 40%, design-based exam the main.
This revision bite looks at design analysis, or the questions that need to be asked to ensure that the proposed product will be successful. Resistant materials/design and technology ks4 autumn 1 autumn 2 spring 1 spring 2 summer 1 summer2 year 9 topic develop of workshop safety skills evaluation gcse controlled assessment testing and modification evaluation examination preperation and revision examination preperation and revision.
Coursework and controlled assessment components assess candidates' skills, knowledge and understanding that aren't easily assessed by timed written papers. This topic exploration pack focuses on the subject of evaluation through testing and analysis of candidates' design work whilst the process of evaluation is familiar to the majority of technology students and an objective in both legacy controlled assessments, it is often done as a summative exercise at the. A full exemplar coursework for aqa gcse food tech course graded at a.
Product design at as and a2 is in many ways the natural progression for those who have studied either graphics or resistant materials at gcse it is however also possible to this is a coursework component that is marked by the teacher, internally standardised within the centre and externally moderated by ocr. All students have the opportunity to study in at least four different material areas: food, systems & control, textiles and resistant materials, with graphics skills being in each area, they follow the design process from design brief through to product evaluation this gcse is 50% coursework and 50% written exam.