New Requirements for Topics 8 and 15 (Period 35 and 36)
Topic 8 and 15 requirements: November 2017 (Period 35) and May 2018 (Period 36):
All students submitting a project on topic 8 or topic 15 in November 2017 or May 2018 MUST use sector specific organisations, based on the Industry Classification Benchmark (ICB):
For period 35 and 36 these sectors are:-
Manufacturers, assemblers and distributors of aircraft and aircraft parts primarily used in commercial or private air transport. Excludes manufacturers of communications satellites, which are classified under Telecommunications Equipment.
3577 Food Products
Food producers, including meatpacking, snacks, fruits, vegetables, dairy products and frozen seafood. Includes producers of pet food and manufacturers of dietary supplements, vitamins and related items. Excludes producers of fruit juices, tea, coffee, bottled water and other non-alcoholic beverages, which are classified under Soft Drinks.
Operators and managers of hotels, motels, lodges, resorts, spas and campgrounds.
These sectors will apply to students submitting for the first time or for students changing company and/or topic in November 2017 (Period 35) and May 2018 (Period 36).