A range of key information can be found in this booklet and on the internet to help you understand additional science during lesson time year 11 focus exam technique coursework intervention specifications, past papers and mark schemes can all be title of exam gcse – ocr set task a120/01. In theory, if you got 100% in all the exams you could still attain an a but as lauren a says each exam board may have slightly different weightings on coursework david c 18:03 on 25/02/16 yes this is for gcse and im doing ocr twenty first century additional and core science alina120 15:38 on. Here on this website is a list of contents for the gcse science teacher support and coursework guidance including case studies if you have a query about the assessment of twenty first century science please telephone ocr's customer contact centre 01223 553998 and ask to talk to a twenty first century science. Replaced coursework 4 years ago completed in school / without support / exam conditions approximately 2 hours each in school 3-4 weeks preparation study & prepare notes at home 11 gcse mathematics no coursework or controlled assessment 22 gcse additional science – ocr 21st century science.
This hands on practical science course is aimed at those student who may need extra confidence in science before taking gcse the entry level course consists of 39 units 13 for each of biology chemistry and physics each topic takes one week and involves a small test at the end and a series of can do tasks and. Science science is a thriving and popular subject in school with students engaging in a variety of practical and physical experiments to support traditional teaching methods science students are taught chemistry, biology and physics within the science department we aim to ensure science students understand the theory,. Leave would have completed the final 25% of the grade in the form of an isa (the in school coursework equivalent) the isa will appear on examination entries as all of the sets on the front are following the ocr 21st century science and ocr 21st century additional science courses all the examinations will take place. Either gcses in science and additional science or gcses in biology, chemistry and physics (triple science) examination courses in key stage 4 ocr 21st century science and additional science and ocr national award there is a greater variety of lessons and more flexibility in terms of coursework time.
My son is in y11 and has just had his ocr core science result for the exam/ coursework taken in y10 despite getting an overall 85% in the exams he got a b grade as so roll on this year, we've asked the school about his additional science score for coursework (rushed to be taken last summer-so no revision or practice. Religious education no controlled assessment science see additional sheet technology 60% controlled assessment 40% examination 1 project personalised revision lists are provided to each student after mock exams science 21st century double award triple science ocr higher/foundation.
Qualification redevelopment our gateway science and twenty first century science suites have been redeveloped for first teaching in september 2016 to find out more about our new combined science provision, visit the qualification pages below gcse - gateway science suite - combined science a (9-1) - j250 (from. Gadd teaching applied and vocational science teaching applied and vocational science ken gadd vocational/applied qualifications will form an important component of s 21st century science: pilot started in 78 schools in september 2003 s gce in coursework and internal assessment, make demands on teachers. A secondary school revision resource for ocr 21st century additional gcse science about biology, chemistry and physics.
Guidance for ocr twenty first century science - controlled assessed investigation i downloaded the ocr specimen task for the controlled assessed practical investigation i did the task as if i were a student including writing it up then i marked it as teacher the pdf is an annotated version of my work,. Controlled assessed coursework guidance twenty first century science - physics course chapter by chapter p1 - the earth in the universe p2 - radiation and life p3 - sustainable energy p4 - explaining motion p5 - electric circuits p6 - radioactive materials p7 - observing the universe, for students students. Gcse twenty first century science guide to controlled assessment section a introduction controlled assessment is a new form of internal assessment following a review by qca, controlled assessment has been introduced as part of nearly all new gcses, to replace coursework controlled. Gcse science ocr past papers below you will find the ocr 21st century science gcse exam papers along with the new ocr gcse science specimen papers if you are looking to revise biology, chemistry or physics by working through the ocr gcse science papers then you are in the right place.
Ocr twenty first century science past exam papers if you are not sure what tier you are sitting foundation or higher check with your teacher you can download the papers and marking schemes by clicking on the links below june 2016 ocr twenty first century - additional science past papers (j242) biology/. Ocr 2012 gcse additional science a contents 2 introduction to gcse additional science a 5 1 introduction to the twenty first century science suite 4 3 content of gcse additional science a 8 4 assessment of gcse additional science a 79 5 controlled assessment in gcse additional science a 84 6.
All students follow the ocr twenty first century science syllabus most students will study for a triple science gcse, which will result in the awarding of a separate gcse in biology, chemistry and physics some students will study for a double science gcse, which will result in the awarding of two gcses, namely core. You do one suitability test this is 21% of total marks suitability tests are an example of how science is used in the workplace there are three types of test you might carry out: testing a material or comparing materials for a particular purpose comparing different procedures used for the same purpose testing the suitability. Each of these courses is comprised of 25% controlled assessment coursework and 75% externally examined work most pupils will take ocr - twenty first century science provides students seeking this route with a firm basis for future study through additional science and through separate science ocr 21st century. Ocr gcse twenty first century science suite additional science a qualification information including specification, exam materials, teaching resources, learning resources.