In September 2012, GCSEs went linear. Please make sure that you're now teaching the current GCSE 2012 linear specification. You can download the GCSE 2009 modular Design and Technology -Textiles specification below. It had a final assessment window of June 2013.
You can also download the GCSE 2012 linear Design and Technology - Textiles specification (for two-year courses) below. The main changes are:
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.
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