Design and Technology: Textiles Technology (4570)

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

GCSE Design and Technology (8552)

GCSE Design and Technology: Textiles Technology helps students develop their creativity.

This two-unit specification requires students to develop their ability to make textile products, a vital feature of candidates' experience of taking this specification.

This course has 60 per cent controlled assessment as a reflection of the importance of practical work within the subject.

We are also developing a Technical Award in Fashion and Textiles for first teaching in 2017. Sign up for updates, or find out more about the changes to GCSEs and which qualifications we are planning to offer in the future.


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: Textiles Technology
Specification code 4570
Certification code 4572
QAN codes 5004588X

Updates to Design and Technology: Textiles Technology (4570)

When there are changes to the specification, updates appear here.

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