Each band should be viewed holistically when making assessments; a weakness in one element of a level, for example, can be balanced by strengths in another.
Candidates who produce no work for a criterion, or who produce work below A2 standard, should be awarded a mark of zero.
This written specifically for Task 5 (under sevens) but can be adapted.
I think it may be a bit heavy on research but any feedback, positive or negative gratefully received.
There is also a coursework folder breakdown of what you should consider on your coursework sheets.
AQA Product design revision guide The Essentials of GCSE Design & Technology: Product Design (Lonsdale Revision Guides) by Brian Russell.They use creativity and imagination to design and make prototypes that solve real and relevant problems, considering their own and others’ needs, wants and values.The 2 year course is assessed by 50% NEA (coursework) 50% Exam, both of which are completed in year two of this linear course.Designing your own design sheet You will need to create a layout for your design sheets.Open an example sheet to see what is required on your layout sheet.Below is a range of useful documents for pupils currently taking GCSE graphics.The main documents show your timelines and deadlines.This top sheet explains what you should include on your situation and design brief.The other sheets are examples of how other pupils have done the sheet.This sheet is a checklist or a table to see how you will start your research and how you will achieve your research. This sheet is used to create a mood about the client, it displays there likes, styles, etc. You will write down a small paragraph for each of your main research sheets do this as a continuous piece of writing. Refine your busy ideas to 3 good ones, include annotations and evaluations.It is often used as a theme for the inspiration of our design ideas. Development means you gradually improve your designs.