Appendix d: cover sheets for controlled assessment for gcse additional science a, gcse biology a, gcse coursework controlled assessment provides candidates with opportunities to demonstrate skills that are difficult to assess in an examination environment while the marking criteria, and moderated by ocr. As your son or daughter has embarked on their gcse triple science course, i am writing to inform you of some important dates and information that will support your child at trinity catholic school, gcse triple science students are taking the ocr gateway science suite coursework tasks for biology, chemistry and. Why choose an ocr gcse (9–1) in biology a (gateway science) 2 1c what are the key features of this specification 4 1d how do i find out more information 4 2 the specification overview 5 2a ocr's gcse (9–1) in biology a (gateway science) (j247) 5 2b content of gcse (9–1) in biology a ( gateway science.
Gcse twenty first century science candidate style answers specimen gcse twenty first century science additional science a a154/inst biology a a164/inst practical investigation factors that affect the rate of fermentation controlled assessment.
Our gcse in biology a (gateway science) helps students develop their biological knowledge and scientific thinking they discover how key concepts in biology make sense of the observed diversity of natural phenomena practical skills are integrated with the theoretical topics specification code: j247 qualification.
Controlled assessment tasks for gcse biology require candidates to: • develop hypotheses and plan practical ways to test them including risk assessment • manage risks when carrying out practical work • collect, process, analyse and interpret primary and secondary data including the use of appropriate technology to.
Controlled assessed coursework guidance developing your coursework skills activities and guidance to prepare for all aspects of gcse coursework, for core science, additional science, biology, chemistry or physics core science coursework the controlled assessed coursework counts for 25% of the gcse.
These provide many opportunities to develop practical, working scientifically and mathematical skills there is flexibility to co-teach the biology and combined science: trilogy courses ocr the ocr specification is set out for three examination papers in addition to the coursework requirements, there are some suggested. Specifications and examinations are the responsibility of the awarding body ocr we cannot answer questions about assessment on this c21 project website however, here are links to pages where you will find useful material on the ocr website links to ocr documents for each course these links take you to the ocr.