Year 11 Revision
Subject Information for 2020-2021
- Revision Techniques
- Computer Science Information
- Construction Subject Information
- Maths Subject Information
- Subject Information – Science
- Subject Information DIT
- Subject Information Enterprise
- Subject Information French
- Subject Information Geography
- Subject Information Health and Social Care
- Subject Information History
- Subject Information iMedia
- Subject Information KS4 Hospitality and Catering
- Subject Information sheet Art
- Subject Information sheet Music
- Subject Information sheet Performing Arts
- Subject Information sheet Photograhy
- Subject Information Sport
- Subject Information Year 11 English
- Year 11 Parents Information Evening – 2020/2021
|Subject||Exam Board||Exams *||Controlled Assessment / NEA||Deadlines|
|English Language||AQA||2 exam papers
Each Paper is 1 Hour 45 mins
|Spoken Language Presentation – up to 10 mins||There’s no requirement for teachers to submit a sample of audio-visual recordings of Spoken Language assessment. The Spoken Language assessment can take place in front of a single teacher who can represent an ‘audience’. The Spoken Language assessment can be conducted by the teacher at any time during the course and by virtual means. Submission date/deadlines have not yet been set by the exam board.|
|English Literature||AQA||2 exam papers
Paper 1 is 2 x 50 mins with a break in between under exam conditions
Paper 2 is 1 Hour 45 mins
|Maths||Edexcel||3 exam papers
1hr 30 mins each
|Combined Science||AQA||6 papers, 2 each for Biology, Chemistry and Physics
1hr 10 mins each
All either foundation or higher.
|None||All marks are combined to give a double science grade eg 55 or 54|
|French||AQA||3 exam papers: Listening, Reading, Writing, Speaking (F or H tier)||None||The speaking exam has been removed for this exam series. It will be replaced by internally assessed speaking judgements “Pass, Merit, Distinction”. This judgement will sit alongside the overall GCSE grade.|
|Geography||AQA||3 exam papers
1hr 15/30 mins
|None||The fieldwork component has been removed this year. Therefore Paper 3 has been shortened by 15 minutes and comprises fewer marks. This does not affect the overall grade.|
|History||Edexcel||3 exam papers. Paper 1 is 1 hour 15, Paper 2 is 1 hour 45, Paper 3 is 1 hour 20||None|
|Computer Science||AQA||2 exam papers (100%)||1 Project
|Project is due March 2021, but can be undertaken at home. Some aspects will be set as homework.
The project must be completed to pass the course.
|Creative iMedia||OCR||1 exam paper (25%) (Jan or May)||3 assignments (75%)|
|Hospitality and Catering||Eduqas||1 external examination (40%)||1 NEA assignment (60%)||Awaiting further info from exam board for summer 2021 adaptations. NEA teacher submission date window 27th April-5th May. All NEA selected to be with moderator by 5th May. Unit 1 Exam in June 2021|
|DIT||Edexcel||1 external exam||2 assignments|
|Sport||Pearson||1 exam paper (On screen)||3 assignments / units||Leadership Assignment to be complete by half term.
Exam to be sat last week before Christmas.
Final assignment, personal fitness to be complete by April 2021.
|Photography||OCR||1 portfolio (digital submission)||1 Assignment||Usually 15th May but timeframes are not yet set for digital moderation.|
|Art||OCR||10-hour exams based on personal projects in Year 11.||2 personal projects.
Year 10 Natural Forms.
Year 11 Own choice
|Project 1 is completed in Year 10. All classwork.
Project 2 is completed in Year 11 and chosen by the student. The exam paper is given at end of term 1 and completed at end of project at Easter.
|Performing Arts||Pearson||Practical Exam is marked as a performance.||3 components assessed in several ways.
Preparation, Knowledge, Performance, Evaluation.
|Comp 1. Exploring the Performing Arts
Comp 2. Developing skills and techniques
Comp 3. Responding to a brief.
|Music||Eduqas||Component 3 (40%) 1 hour and 15 minutes exam – external – exam May/June||Component 1 (30%) – 1 solo Performance Component 2 (30%) – 1 composition either free or set brief.||January 2021 February 2021|
|Health and Social care||Pearson||1 examination||4 assignments 1A, 1B, 2A, 2B||Exam- Component 3- February 2021 Assignments 1A, 1B, 2A to be given in and marked by 18.09.20. Final grade awarded 14.12.20 Assignment 2B to be completed by 19.04.21|
|Enterprise||Pearson||1 examination||3 Components: 1 and 2 are internally assessed via assignments. Component 3 is an externally assessed written assessment.||Component 2 now to be completed by 14.12.20 (was due by end July 2020). Exam content to be started Jan 2021.|