Please note that all modules on the Foundation Art and Design course should be reported as Pass (P) only. These grades should be reported to Edexcel on the Student Report Form (SRF) or on Edexcel Online. The final 2 modules at the Confirmatory Stage (units 8 & 9) should be used to determine the learners Overall grade but still need to be reported as Pass only. Centres should be aware that once they have determined the learners overall grade, then it should be entered to the Student report form (SRF) box 34 or in the ‘Overall Grade’ box on Edexcel Online. Overall grades should be P (PASS ), M (MERIT) or D (DISTINCTION).
Guidance and units
For teaching from September 2007
FAD 1 - External Assessment Schedule
From September 2007
FAD 2A - Statement of Intent cover sheet
FAD 2B - Statement of Intent
2008 - 9 (Rich text format)
2008 - 9 (PDF format)
FAD 3 - Statement of Intent Feedback
FAD 4 - External Assessment Achievement Record
FAD 4 - Spreadsheet
FAD 5 - External Examination Report
FAD COM - Commentary for Student Work
Benchmarking statistics - 2009/10
Benchmarking statistics - 2011/12
Learners completing the BTEC Foundation Diploma in Art and Design can apply for university places through UCAS - the Universities and Colleges Admissions Service - as this qualification attracts UCAS points. Further details can be found within this guide.
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