SIMS Manage Performance Indicator Setup for Science Trilogy Double Award GCSE

What is the Science Trilogy Double Award?

Where students don’t want to take separate individual science qualifications, they can choose to combine all three science areas (trilogy) into a single GCSE which covers the content equivalent to two GCSEs (double award).

What QNs cover this Qualification?

Referring to the DfE KS4 2018 Performance Points spreadsheet, the following QNs are Science Trilogy Double Awards:

  • 60186124 Pearson Edexcel Level 1/Level 2 GCSE (9-1) in Combined Science
  • 60186872 OCR Level 1/2 GCSE (9-1) in Combined Science A (Gateway Science)
  • 60186902 OCR Level 1/2 GCSE (9-1) in Combined Science B (Twenty First Century Science)
  • 6018758X AQA Level 1/Level 2 GCSE (9-1) in Combined Science: Trilogy
  • 60187608 AQA Level 1/Level 2 GCSE (9-1) in Combined Science: Synergy
  • 60187657 WJEC Eduqas Level 1/Level 2 GCSE (9-1) in Combined Science
How do I set them up correctly in the Performance Indicator Reports?

Schools that are wanting to use the SIMS Performance Indicator Reports (Tools | Examinations | PI Reports) will need to ensure that the relevant QN is added to the Manage Performance Indicator area of SIMS (Tools | Examinations | Manage Performance Indicator) with the following attributes for KS4:

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