Home Economics AS level at Malmesbury School
This specification allows candidates to develop an understanding of issues relating to society and health, resource management, nutrition and food production. There is a considerable emphasis on the practical aspects of home economics.
Society and Health Paper 1
Candidates gain an understanding of demography, family and society, environmental and social issues and health.
Resource Management Paper 2
Candidates acquire a thorough knowledge of resources, food provision, selection and purchase of food and household goods, food preparation and cooking equipment, food safety and hygiene.
The assessment at AS is via a 1½ hr externally marked paper for each unit.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Malmesbury School directly.