GCSE 2012 reforms: Impact on Food Technology specification
The GCSE 2012 linear Design and Technology - Food specification for first teaching in September 2012 (for two-year courses) is also available below. The main changes are:
• No content change to the specification• Linear assessment structure: all units are taken at the end of the course• Controlled assessment conducted at any time but submitted at the end of the course.
Read more about the GCSE 2012 reforms
We have received accreditation from Ofqual for the GCSE 2012 linear specification for this subject. The specification is available to download from the documents list below. The bullet points above summarise the key areas of change from the modular specification, and are subject to Ofqual's accreditation of our revised GCSE specifications. Full details of the changes will be marked in the specification with sidebars.
Progression from GCSE to GCE - An overview to help you make a smooth transition
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