Externally – Set Component Units 50% of total marks

Three levels of award are available: Entry 1, Entry 2 and Entry 3.

The scheme of assessment is not tiered.

Pupils should submit evidence for the two compulsory Externally-Set Component Units.

• Unit 1: Health and Safety in Design and Technology (Generic)

• Unit 2: Evaluating Existing Products (Generic)


Teacher-Controlled Component Units 50% of total marks

Pupils must submit evidence for two of the following optional teacher controlled components units.

Food, Resistant Materials, Textiles and Graphics.