Council for the Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment
CCEA Curriculum Monitoring Programme 2018-19

Specification

This specification has three assessment objectives.
Students must:

  • demonstrate knowledge and understanding of scientific ideas, processes, techniques and procedures (AO1);
  • apply knowledge and understanding of scientific ideas, processes, techniques and procedures:
    • in a theoretical context;
    • in a practical context;
    • when handling qualitative data; and
    • when handling quantitative data (AO2); and
  • analyse, interpret and evaluate a range of scientific information, ideas and evidence to:
    • make judgements and reach conclusions; and
    • develop and refine practical design and procedures (AO3).