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OCR Design and Technology for GCSE: Resistant Materials By Dave Carlson

OCR Design and Technology for GCSE: Resistant Materials

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OCR Design and Technology for GCSE: Resistant Materials by Dave Carlson

Written by a team of experts, OCR Design and Technology for GCSE: Resistant Materials encourages the innovation and creativity that are at the heart of the OCR specifications and has been created to help foster understanding and problem-solving.

- Will aid the non-specialist teacher
- Highly visual, full-colour and accessible approach to ensure students are fully-engaged
- Advice and guidance from examiners on good practice and how to avoid common candidate mistakes, particularly with regard to coursework

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Dave Carlson, Steve Pinnock and Harry King are senior examiners for GCSE Design and Technology: Resistant Materials

Table of Contents


Overview - about this book Knowledge and Skills Chapter 1 Designing and Production Planning 1.1 Identification of a design need 1.2 Analysing a design brief 1.3 Existing product analysis 1.4 Research, data and analysis 1.5 Developing a design specification 1.6 Generating ideas and communicating design 1.7 Modelling and trialling techniques 1.8 Digital Media and new technologies 1.9 Production planning 1.10 Material selection 1.11 Critical evaluation skills Chapter 2 Materials 2.1 The general classification of Resistant Materials 2.1.1 Wood 2.1.2 Metal 2.1.3 Plastics 2.2 Performance characteristics of Resistant Materials 2.3 Form of materials and their selection 2.3.1 Market forms 2.3.2 Recognise 2.4 The conversion or altering of Resistant Materials into other usable forms 2.4.1 The use of heat... 2.4.2 Composite materials... 2.5 The finishing processes applied to Resistant Materials 2.5.1 Metal finishes 2.5.2 Wood 2.5.3 Plastics 2.5.4 Surface 2.5.5 The reasons 2.5.6 The application 2.6 Smart and modern materials 2.6.1 Shape Memory 2.6.2 Be aware 2.6.3 Various 2.7 Environmental and sustainability issues 2.7.1 Selection of materials 2.7.2 Application 2.7.3 Life Cycle 2.7.4 Design for disassembly 2.7.5 The concept 2.8 Pre-manufactured components 2.8.1 Screws, nails... 2.8.2 Knock-down... 2.8.3 Hinges... Chapter 3 Tools, Equipment and Processes 3.1 Processes used in product manufacture 3.1.1 Preparing 3.1.2 Wasting 3.1.3 Deforming 3.1.4 Fabricating 3.1.5 Reforming 3.1.6 Systems and control 3.2 Tool selection - effective and safe use 3.3 Alternative methods of production 3.4 Safety checks on electrical equipment 3.5 Safety checks on machines Chapter 4 Computer Applications 4.1 Use of CAD packages in school 4.2 On-screen modelling and image manipulation 4.3 Text, database and graphics software 4.4 Storing and sharing data 4.5 Applications of CAD/CAM 4.5.1 Design 4.5.2 Models and prototypes 4.5.3 One-off and quantity production 4.6 Computer Numerical Control (CNC) Machines Chapter 5 Industrial Production 5.1 Basic commercial production methods 5.2 Applications of CAD/CAM 5.3 Concept of Rapid Prototyping 5.4 Globalisation Chapter 6 Health and Safety 6.1 Designer responsibilities 6.2 Personal safety 6.2.1 Personal 6.2.2 Machine guards 6.2.3 Dust 6.2.4 Waste disposal 6.2.5 Accidents 6.3 Risk Assessment 6.4 COSHH 6.5 Safety symbols Chapter 7 Quality 7.1 Quality of Design 7.2 Quality of Manufacture 7.3 Relationship between material and manufacturing process choice and quality 7.4 Dimensional accuracy 7.5 Tolerance 7.6 Quality control Structure of Examination and Controlled Assessment Chapter 8 Unit A561: Introduction to Designing and Making Chapter 9 Unit A562: Sustainable Design Chapter 10 Unit A563: Making Quality Products Chapter 11 Unit A564: Technical Aspects of Designing and Making

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GOR002594119
OCR Design and Technology for GCSE: Resistant Materials by Dave Carlson
Dave Carlson
GDES
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Hodder Education
2009-03-27
240
0340981962
9780340981962
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