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Assessment Resource Centre (ARC)

  1. Years 9-10
  2. Design and Technology
  3. Work Samples
  4. Grade D
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Work Samples - Grade D

The work samples for this grade, together, assist teachers to gain a common understanding of the standard of work typically produced by students whose performance, on balance, matches the description for Grade D.

At the end of Stage 5 for the School Certificate, student achievement is reported using the Course Performance Descriptors. Read more about School Certificate Grading.

Activity: Planning a Website (View Activity…)

Students will develop a flow chart, Gantt chart and development list as methods of communicating project planning for their website.

Activity: Designing and evaluating ideas for silver jewellery project (View Activity…)

Students sketch three jewellery design ideas for silver jewellery and complete a PMI evaluation of each idea.

Activity: 'Design a Space' Survey (View Activity…)

Students design a client survey and analyse the survey results.

Activity: Final product and evaluation of a jewellery project (View Activity…)

Students document the evaluation of their final product and the processes undertaken during the development of their design product.

Grade D

The student has a basic knowledge and understanding of the content and has achieved a limited level of competence in the processes and skills.
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