Child Development

OCR Cambridge National Level 1/2 Child Development

Assessment: 

Unit 1 – Externally assessed examination (50% of final grade)

Unit 2 – Internally assessed coursework (25% of final grade)

 

Unit 3 - Internally assessed coursework (25% of final grade)

 

Year 9

Year 9 students follow a foundation year, covering Unit 1: Health and well-being for child development. They will explore coursework writing through submission of small assignments; these will form part of their assessment.

Unit 1 is split into five learning outcomes; each of these is formally assessed by a unit test.

Autumn Term
Spring Term
Summer Term
Sep - Oct Nov - Dec Jan - Feb Feb - Easter Easter - May May - July

LO1 - Understand reproduction and the roles and responsibilities of parenthood.

LO2 - Understand antenatal care and preparation for birth.

LO3 - Understand postnatal checks, postnatal provision and conditions for development.

LO4  - Understand how to recognise, manage and prevent childhood illness.

LO5 - Know about child safety.

 

Year 10

Year 10 students will sit the formal exam this year and submit the first piece of coursework.

Autumn Term
Spring Term
Summer Term
Sep - Oct Nov - Dec Jan - Feb Feb - Easter Easter - May May - July

Revision of Unit 1 - Refreshing notes and concentrating on exam paper technique.

All students will sit the formal exam in early January.

Unit 2 – Understand the equipment and nutritional needs of children from birth to five years.

This will include visits and practical activities in preparation for the submission of the coursework in June.


Year 11

Year 11 students have the chance to review the exam unit and will work towards submission of the final piece of coursework and completing the course.

Autumn Term
Spring Term
Summer Term
Sep - Oct Nov - Dec Jan - Feb Feb - Easter Easter - May May - July

Unit 3 – Understand the development of a child from birth to five years.

This will include visits and practical activities in preparation for the submission of the coursework.

Re-assessment/reflection time.

 

 

Unit 2: 20th Century Depth Studies

Section A The Roaring 20s: USA 1919-1929

Section B Depression and the New Deal: The USA, 1929-1941

Section C War in Vietnam, 1964-1975

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