Collection

GCSE, AS and A level reforms

A collection of documents showing how Ofqual is currently reforming qualifications.

For more information about how Ofqual regulates GCSEs, AS and A levels read our guide ‘Regulating GCSEs, AS and A levels: guide for schools and colleges’.

Resources

Documents

Consultations

  1. AS and A level reform: regulations for MFL (first teaching 2018)
  2. Changes to subject content for GCSE drama, and AS and A level drama and theatre
  3. Reforming GCSEs, AS and A levels in biblical Hebrew
  4. Developing new MFL AS and A levels for first teaching in 2018
  5. Requirements on setting GCSE (9 to 1) grade boundaries
  6. Setting the grade standards of new GCSEs in England: 2017 & 2018
  7. Requirements on setting GCSE, AS and A level grade boundaries
  8. Resits for legacy GCSE, AS and A levels
  9. AS and A level reform: regulations for geology
  10. GCSE reform: regulations for physical education (short-course)
  11. AS and A level reform: regulations for politics
  12. AS and A level reform: regulations for statistics
  13. GCSE, AS and A level reform: regulations for film studies and media studies
  14. AS and A level reform: regulations for law
  15. GCSE reform: regulations for sociology
  16. GCSE, AS and A level reform: regulations for ancient history and classical civilisation
  17. GCSE reform: regulations for statistics
  18. AS and A level reform: regulations for accounting
  19. AS and A level reform: regulations for archaeology
  20. GCSE, AS and A level reform: regulations for electronics
  21. GCSE, AS and A level reform: regulations for modern foreign languages
  22. Regulating use of calculators in new GCSEs, AS and A levels
  23. AS and A level reform: regulations for maths and further maths
  24. GCSE reform: regulations for psychology
  25. GCSE reform: regulations for geology
  26. GCSE reform: regulations for business and economics
  27. GCSE reform: regulations for astronomy
  28. AS and A level reform: regulations for philosophy
  29. AS and A level reform: regulations for music technology
  30. AS and A level reform: regulations for history of art
  31. Developing geology, politics and PE short course for 2017 teaching
  32. Developing new GCSEs, AS and A Levels for first teaching in 2017
  33. Development of new GCSEs and A levels for teaching from 2017
  34. AS and A level reform: regulations for environmental science
  35. GCSE, AS and A level reform: regulations for engineering and design and technology
  36. Completing GCSE, AS and A level Reform
  37. Developing GCSEs in design and technology for first teaching in 2017
  38. GCSE, AS and A level reform: regulations for drama/drama and theatre
  39. GCSE reform: regulations for food preparation and nutrition
  40. GCSE reform: regulations for computer science
  41. GCSE, AS and A level reform: regulations for religious studies
  42. A level reform: regulations for biology, chemistry and physics
  43. GCSE reform: regulations for English language
  44. GCSE reform: regulations for science
  45. GCSE, AS and A level reform: regulations for physical education
  46. GCSE reform: regulations for citizenship studies
  47. AS and A level reform: regulations for modern foreign languages
  48. GCSE reform: regulations for mathematics
  49. AS and A level reform: regulations for geography
  50. AS and A level reform: regulations for ancient languages
  51. GCSE reform: regulations for ancient languages
  52. GCSE, AS and A level reform: regulations for dance
  53. GCSE, AS and A level reform: regulations for music
  54. GCSE English language: assessment of spoken language skills
  55. GCSE reform: regulations for art and design
  56. Assessing practical work in GCSE science
  57. Religious studies GCSEs, AS and A levels: new qualifications for 2016
  58. GCSEs, AS and A levels: new subjects to be taught in 2016
  59. GCSE reform: regulations for modern foreign languages
  60. GCSE reform: regulations for history
  61. GCSE reform: regulations for geography
  62. GCSEs, AS and A levels: reform of subjects for September 2016
  63. GCSE Reform Consultation: June 2013
Published 9 September 2012
Last updated 28 August 2018 + show all updates
  1. Added guides to 2018 GCSE, AS and A level results (with links to interactive analytics) to resources section.
  2. Added results day guides for students and parents.
  3. First published.