Specification at a glance

Electronic Products (4542)

This specification is one of a suite of seven Full Courses and one Short Course in Design and Technology offered by AQA. There is one tier of assessment covering grades A* to G.

Unit 1 (45401) 

Written Paper - 2 hours - 120 marks - 40% 

Candidates answer all questions in two sections

Pre-release material issued

Unit 2 (45402) 

Approximately 45 hours - 90 marks - 60%

Consists 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