Exam Board: AQA
Tiered Exam: No

How is the course assessed?

40% examination and 60% coursework

How long are the examinations?

1 hour each paper and 3 hour controlled assessment

Are there controlled assessments?

Yes. April of Year 10, and September to February of Year 11

What is covered on the course?

Materials and components; design and making practice

What texts would you recommend?

AQA D&T Food Technology; Lonsdale Essentials GCSE D&T Food Technology Revision Guide

What websites would you recommend?

Doddle; BBC bitesize

What equipment should my child have?

Food ingredients every week for practical work

Subject Leader: Mrs S Saunders


A Level Design & Technolgy: Food Technology

For details of the Design & Technolgy: Food Technology course, please click on the link below:

UCAS Progress.com – Design & Technolgy: Food Technology