Design and Technology: Systems and Control Technology (4565)

This is our current GCSE specification.
For our new specification see:

GCSE Design and Technology (8552)

Systems and Control Technology enables students to design and make systems using a range of electronic, mechanical and pneumatic components. Clear, simple structure to help your students revise for and relate the work done for Controlled Assessment to the exam. A practical approach that encourages your students to design and make systems with creativity and originality in a variety of practical activities, using a range of electronic, mechanical and pneumatic materials and components.

Single tiered assessment covering grades A*–G to cater for students of all abilities.

Controlled Assessment Adviser (previously called Coursework Adviser) to provide you with guidance on the Controlled Assessment component.


Related specifications

There is a choice of specifications for this subject. Please check with your teacher or exams officer if you are not sure which to select.


Specification

Amended due to Changes to GCSEs. Short courses are no longer included in performance table headline measures.

Codes and references

Qualification type GCSE
Specification title Design and Technology: Systems and Control Technology
Specification code 4565
Certification code 4567
QAN codes 50046081

Updates to Design and Technology: Systems and Control Technology (4565)

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