Key Stage 5

DESIGN and TECHNOLOGY: PRODUCT DESIGN (3D)
AQA 2550

THE AS and A2 LEVEL PROGRAMMES OF STUDY

AS Unit 1 - PROD1 (assessed by examination)

  • Materials and components
  • Processing of materials
  • Design and environment

AS Unit 2 - PROD2 (coursework)

  • This is a design-and-make unit where knowledge of the AS subject content is applied to the design and making of a specified project brief.

A2 Unit 3 - PROD3 (assessed by examination)

  • Design and manufacture
  • Design and market influences
  • Manufacturing systems

A2 Unit 4 - PROD4 (coursework)

  • Design and making practice: students submit evidence of a single, substantial, customer focussed designing and making activity of the candidate’s own choice