Applied Science AQA/Template

Topic Title edit

Setting Applied context edit

A brief paragraph about where this science is used

Syllabus Content What you need to do

Exploration of key ideas (must be original text, not C&P) – level checked by AQA edit

In general, point students towards the approach to take, as opposed to just giving them information.

Concept 1 edit

explanation 1

mad scientist

Concept 2 edit

explanation 2

Concept 3 edit

explanation 3

Concept 4 edit

explanation 4

Study Task edit

Work to do to understand this topic e.g. research, analysis

Careers and Organisations edit

Carry out some research into these jobs in this area. (Feel free to add other jobs you find.)

Research these roles: What are the benefits of this role to society? What organisations would employ someone in this role? 

(Where would they work?)

What would someone in this role have to do within the organisation? What scientifically-related skills do they need to have? 

What techniques do they need to have mastered?

What experience is needed to undertake this role and its responsibilities within an organisation? What other science personnel will they work with in their organisation.
Job 1
Job 2

Relevant practical/s edit

– relating to criteria skills

Quick questions edit


quick questions


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Exam-style questions edit

– can we use old AQA qs... e.g. from more than 5 years ago? With Examiner comments


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Links edit

to other sections within this book

to good external websites (including AQA website, Wikipedia, relevant applications / companies) - also considering links in spec

References / Bibliography edit

of recommended text books

including mapped refs to existing books

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