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Schemes of Work : Unit A531 Unit A532 Sustainability Unit 1 Technical Drawing Unit 2 Architectural ModelDuring the first term of Year 10, students undertake a number of studies designed to introduce them to the principles and practices employed in Graphics. These include: designing and drawing a range of production processes, the use of measurement and the testing of products in society.By the end of year 11, students need to complete the following 4 Assessment Units, which equates to 100% of their final mark:Unit A531 – Controlled Assessment worth 30% of final grade.
Students need to create a body of work with an emphasis on identifying design trends, what makes a good design and how these ideals will influence one’s designs, resulting in a 2D or 3D finished product.They will be assessed on the following elements of the design process:
Designing: Generating ideas Applying knowledge and understanding to those ideas Research Modelling design ideas for further modifications Evaluating the strengths and weaknesses of their final design Making: Drawing up a plan for making Using appropriate materials and techniquesMaking to appropriate standards Testing and evaluating the final product for further modifications
Unit A532 – Exam paper based on Sustainability, worth 20% of final grade.
Students will sit a 1 hour exam based upon the issues covered within sustainability.
Unit A533 – Controlled Assessment worth 30% of final Grade.
Students need to create a body of work following the design process with an emphasis on the quality of make. Using appropriate materials and technique, to create a 2D or 3D product to a high standard.
Unit A534 – Exam paper based on general knowledge within Graphics worth 20% of final grade.
Students will sit a 1 hour and 15 minute exam based upon general knowledge of the subject gained throughout the 2 years.
LOXFORD A LEVEL EXHIBITION 2013LOXFORD GCSE EXHIBITION 2013