The final date for submitting your marks and samples of work is 15 may 2016 by this date you must have: submitted your controlled assessment marks to edexcel, and sent your sample to the moderator how do i submit the marks by 15 may, you must have submitted your coursework/controlled. Steph warren, who works for edexcel, urged teachers to pick her company's geography syllabus because 'you don't have to teach a lot' in french those with a d in 1988 would now get an a or a b at gcse, compared with 1996, pupils now get a full grade higher in higher maths, and almost a grade in. Edexcel gcse in geography b comprises four units section a is compulsory, and sections b and c contain optional topics •section a – introduction to the dynamic planet controlled assessment: students complete one of the fieldwork tasks from the list provided by edexcel they must write it up. Gcse specification content and links to discover geography units specification content: aqa a specification content: aqa b specification content: edexcel a specification content: edexcel b specification content: ocr a specification content: ocr b specification content: wjec a specification content: wjec b. Nb please attach this controlled assessment record sheet to the candidate's work before submitting it to the moderator edexcel gcse in geography specification b unit 4 (5gb04) investigating geography by signing the above declaration you agree to your controlled assessment task(s) being used to support.
The new edexcel gcse geography b course offers an issues-based approach with specification content organised by uk and global geography it also includes a students will still be completing a coursework style module, however it will be examined instead of a final project being created and marked what is covered. Edexcel geography b gcse v mitchell and k robbens main priority this term: to begin background and methodology work on controlled assessment (worth 25% of final gcse grade) from the start of term in september fieldwork visit from tba in reculver in late september/early october, followed by a. For 2014 submissions of gcse geography unit 4 controlled assessment every word counts (including tables, graphs, annotations and references, etc) towards the 2,000 word total the entire piece of gcse geography controlled assessment should be marked against all of the assessment criteria writing. Information about the edexcel gcse in geography b (2009) for students and teachers, including the specification, key documents and the latest news.
Edexcel gcse geography b 2016 developing confident and competent geographers edited by john hopkin, our brand-new suite of print and digital resources provides comprehensive support for the 2016 edexcel gcse geography (9-1) b specification: geographical themes and challenges underpinned by an. Ocr gcse geography b qualification information including specification, exam materials, teaching resources, learning resources. A network for those teachers opting for the new edexcel b geography course from september 2009 join, contribute, be better prepared.
Overview of gcse geography a overview of gcse geography b two specifications – a comparison same different three components a uk paper fieldwork in one paper integrated geographical skills assessment weighting, marks and exam time fieldwork environments spec a specification organised by domain. Coursework and controlled assessment components assess candidates' skills, knowledge and understanding that aren't easily assessed by timed written papers. Students choosing to take geography for gcse will follow the edexcel geography b evolving planet course this is broken down into four components: controlled assessment: this includes a fieldwork exercise to collect primary data and the completion of an extended report click here to read the ks4 programme of.
Edexcel gcse (9-1) geography a and b our edexcel specifications support the shift from gcse controlled assessment towards assessment through examination only there is a greater focus on the route to enquiry, in particular to prepare students for questions with unfamiliar fieldwork data both specifications have clear. Edexcel gcse 5as01 astronomy 1 written paper 150 135 120 105 90 75 60 45 30 edexcel gcse 5as02 astronomy 2 coursework x 50 45 40 30 20 2gb01 gcse geography 400 360 320 280 240 200 160 120 80 max ums a a b c d e f g edexcel gcse 5ha01 history a1. 6 days ago here, you'll find everything you need to prepare for the changes to a level geography from 2016, including our draft specifications and sample assessment materials which we've submitted to ofqual for accreditation.