Design and Technology: Product Design (3D) (2550)

A-level Design and Technology: Product Design (3-D Design) helps students take a broad view of design and technology, develop their capacity to design and make products and appreciate the complex relations between design, materials, manufacture and marketing.

The specification retains much of the content of the previous A-level specification and continues to provide students with the opportunity to design and make a product (or in the case of AS, a number of smaller products) in both years of the course.

The course has 50 per cent coursework in order to recognise the importance of practical work within this subject. 


Specification

The last January exams for AS and A2 were in January 2013.
The exams are now only in June due to Changes to A-levels.

Codes and references

Qualification type A-level
Specification title Design and Technology: Product Design (3D)
Specification code 2550
Certification code 1551 AS
2551 A2
QAN codes 50022167
50022155

Updates to Design and Technology: Product Design (3D) (2550)

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