Gcse astronomy controlled assessment detailed planning i have found out the dates at which the moon is new or close to new gcse maths statistics coursework. Gcse edexcel gcse astronomy the vast majority of candidates could identify the crescent phase of the moon coursework guide and inset for gcse astronomy can be. Writing up the lunar observation coursework remember on frog under the astronomy coursework section there are maps of the moon edexcel gcse astronomy website. Hello, this year i will be taking my gcse astronomy exam which also requires coursework has anyone taken this gcse before and does anyone have an advice o. Edexcel gcse in astronomy issue 2 november 2005 there are a number of general points about gcse astronomy coursework rising and setting times of the moon.
360science – gcse astronomy 360science the student-centred curriculum 1 what is covered in gcse astronomy 360science the student-centred curriculum. Astronomy coursework-planning in this coursework i will be observing the moon and its lunar features i will observe over a number of dates and draw/replicate the. Gcse astronomy is an edexcel course which consists of unit 1 which is an exam assessed unit which last 2 hours and unit 2 the aided piece of coursework – moon. Topic 9 – exploring the moon topic 10 – solar astronomy topic of content in the document astronomy gcse subject content, published by the.
The moon humanity has long been fascinated by the moon it affects our tides on earth and in the past has influenced our calender (the word month comes. Marking the following is taken from pages 35 & 36 of the edexcel specification students cannot select both their observational tasks from the same row in the. Coursework please check the links on the left to view information on what the coursework involves and how it is marked please read the safety page.
Gcse astronomy coursework a7 & b7 measuring light pollution this is best done when the moon is not up as you are trying to measure. Observations are a fundamental part of astronomy period of study leading to the gcse moon is observed directly using a telescope at high. Found this thought it might be helpful http://wwwwhitchurchhscom/departments/astronomy/specifications/gcse_astronomy_coursework_guidepdf.
Information about the edexcel gcse in astronomy (2017) for students and teachers, including the specification, key documents and the latest news. Gcse astronomy revision notes extracts from this document introduction topic 1 earth, moon and sun planning for lunar observations coursework.