Science at Elizabeth Woodville School
EDEXCEL GCSE DOUBLE AWARD: SCIENCE AND ADDITIONAL SCIENCE GCSE SCIENCE (Year 10) This is a new qualification based on the revised Key Stage 4 Programme of Study for Science. The content is relevant to all students in their everyday life and is centred on 12 topics. CONTENT Biology: B1a 1. Environment 2. Genes B1b 3. Electrical and Chemical Signals 4. Use, Misuse, and Abuse Chemistry: C1a 5. Patterns in Properties 6. Making Changes C1b 7. There`s One Earth 8. Designer Products Physics: P1a 9. Producing and Measuring Electricity 10. You`re in Charge P1b 11. Now You See it, Now you Don`t 12. Space and its Mysteries
ASSESSMENT - Internal Assessment (40%): (a) Practical Skills (10%) Ability to follow instructions, collect and present data. (b) Assessment Activities (30%) Set by EDEXCEL to be carried out in class, marked by the member of staff and moderated by an external examiner appointed by EDEXCEL. External Assessment (60%): Six tiered Multiple Choice Tests available in January and June.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Elizabeth Woodville School directly.