You must include all the external sources of information you have used in compiling your report.Each source should be described in sufficient detail to allow the reader to locate and read the source themselves. C.(1953) A Structure for Deoxyribose Nucleic Acid Nature 171, 737-738 If there are more than two authors for a source name the main or first author and use the Latin "et al" which means "and others".Some might not enter any students for AS qualifications in order to free up more teaching time for A-levels, while others will continue to work in the same AS/A-level format.
If you had to repeat the experiment again ask yourself what you would do differently to achieve a better result.
If you did make a mistake during the experiment, include it in your evaluation, say what effect it may have had on the result and state what you would do to avoid it next time.
Grades will continue to be awarded on an A*-E scale.
but unlike before, your AS results won't count towards your A-level grade.
The decision was made by the exams regulating body, Ofqual, on the basis that some of these subjects were too similar to others, or could be easily enveloped as part of other subjects in the future.
If you're already studying these subjects, you won't be affected. Use our A-level Explorer to see where different combinations will lead you.Taking an AS exam will help you to measure how you're progressing in your studies and how well suited to continue the subject into Year 13 you are.An externally marked AS-level grade may also carry more weight with universities and help teachers to more accurately set your predicted grades.Author(s)(year), Title, Publication and volume, page numbers. By Emlyn Price - Home Tutors Directory This guide is original and has been based on our own experiences of advising students during many years of tuition. You may use this for your own personal use or for teaching purposes.It should not however be re-published wholly or in part on other websites or in written publications and certainly not passed off as anyone else's work.One standard way for example of quoting a section in a book would be to in this format. For website sources you should quote the full website address.Author(s), Book Title and Edition (year of publication), Publisher, page numbers for example Stryer L, et al, Biochemistry 5th ed (2002), W. Freeman & Co Ltd, p102-105 Or for a magazine or paper in a scientific journal. We hope you have found this guide on how to write a science practical useful and wish you the very best with your grades.If you started sixth form in the past couple of years, you'll be among the cohort of students taking a new structure of A-levels in certain subjects – and perhaps other subjects in the old AS and A2 A-level structure.Different subjects have been updated since 2015, the last round of subjects being delivered in the new style from September 2017.In my experience students who do not suggest any improvments in their report and state that they did not make any mistakes because they are just well, awesome do not get the best grades.It is always a good idea to suggest improvements as it shows that you are capable of critical thinking.