GCSE subject content and requirements

Regulations for GCSE subjects and how to comply with them.

Guidance and regulation

  1. National curriculum in England: English programmes of study
  2. National curriculum in England: mathematics programmes of study
  3. National curriculum in England: framework for key stages 1 to 4
  4. National curriculum in England: science programmes of study
  5. National curriculum in England: PE programmes of study
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News and communications

  1. Amanda Spielman's speech at the Birmingham Education Partnership conference
  2. Publication of reformed GCSE and A level content for 2017
  3. Publication of reformed History of Art subject content
  4. Publication of reformed GCSE and A level content
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Research and statistics

  1. GCSE and A level reform – market and pricing reports
  2. The independent evaluation of the pilot of the linked pair of GCSEs in mathematics (MLP): brief
  3. The independent evaluation of the pilot of the linked pair of GCSEs in mathematics: brief
  4. Pilot of linked pair of GCSEs in maths: first interim report
  5. Evaluating mathematics pathways: final report
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Policy papers and consultations

  1. Reforming GCSEs, AS and A levels in biblical Hebrew
  2. GCSE reform: regulations for physical education (short-course)
  3. GCSE reform: regulations for sociology
  4. GCSE reform: regulations for statistics
  5. GCSE reform: regulations for psychology
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Transparency and freedom of information releases

  1. GCSE history and geography provision in secondary schools in England
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