A suite of GCSE science courses developed in partnership with the University of York

Coursework guidance

Coursework is the responsibility of OCR

OCR are the awarding body and you should rely principally on them for coursework support. See our guide to OCR website.

We have provided here some specific guidance for students for each of:
Coursework for GCSE Science

Coursework for GCSE Additional Science

Coursework for GCSE Additional Applied Science

OCR information

Here is a guide to OCR information about coursework.

Many teachers ask what assistance with coursework they may give candidates. The Joint Council for Qualifications publication Instructions for conducting coursework/portfolios contains advice on this. Section 4 is called "Revision, Re-Drafting and Interim Review of Work".
Particular paragraphs to note are 4.3, 4.4 and 4.5.

See also

Customer Contact Centre
Tel: 01223 553998
Ask to talk to a Twenty First Century Science officer.


Guide to OCR website

OCR website