Specification at a glance

Graphic Products 4550

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 – Written Paper (45501)

2 hours 120 marks - 40%

Candidates answer all questions in two sections

Pre-release material issued

Unit 2 –  Design and Making Practice (45502)

Approximately 45 hours - 90 marks - 60%

Consists of a single design and make activity 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.