Specification code: 8552

QAN Code: 603/0984/2

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Key Dates

Coursework (NEA)

Deadline – TBC

Coursework deadline for GCSE Design & Technology (Non-exam assessment) (8552/C)
Schools and colleges may set their own internal deadlines


Examination- TBC

Exam for GCSE Design and Technology (8552/W)
Series: June 2021
Start time: am
Duration: 2hr

Teacher Support

  • 2 Design Papers offered to help with assessment from the wider set available on the AQA website (Link above)

Available Text Books

Just some of the many text books available. The top two have the AQA seal of approval on them, which means they have been checked for compatibility. There are also many new study and revision guides now available at a reasonable cost. Most these books can be purchased in Digital form as well as in paperback. It would be advisable to check Amazon as well as prices can vary.