DT Exam Review – May 2013 / May 2016 Specimen Papers Available

Well those exams are long over - and there is only one more May examination based off the old syllabus to go. So what were your thoughts on the exam papers? Here is a quick selection of mine without giving the game away for any students listening in :- Paper 1 - Nothing specific to comment about - and thought the case study questions to the end were very fair Paper 2 - iPAD Question - good solid question that should work well for ...

IA – The Moderation Process

My last blog posting focussed on how Paper 2 and Paper 3 are marked online using Scoris. Now that the results have been out for a few weeks, the theme of this post is to explain how lab work or Internal Assessment (IA) material is moderated. The current method of assessing IA has been in use for six years although the process of moderation has been around for much longer. So, how doe sit work? Well, around three months before the results are ...