Specification at a glance
This specification is one of a suite of eight in Design and Technology offered by AQA. There is one tier of assessment covering grades A* to G.
Unit 1: Written Paper (45551)
40% of total marks
Candidates answer all questions in two sections
Pre-Release material issued
Unit 2: Design and Making Practice (45552)
60% of total marks
Approximately 45 hours
Consists of a single design and make activity selected from a range of board set tasks
For assessments and subject awards after June 2013 there is a requirement that 100% of the assessment is terminal.