Consultation outcome

Further GCSE and A level content for teaching from September 2017

This consultation has concluded

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Detail of outcome

Summary of the responses we received, along with the government’s response outlining the next steps.

We’ve also published an equality impact assessment of the revised content for these subjects.

Find out more about revised subject content for GCSEs and A levels.

Original consultation


We're seeking views on the subject content of additional reformed GCSEs and A levels for teaching from September 2017.

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Consultation description

We’re inviting views on revisions to the content of GCSE and A level subjects that will be ready for teaching from September 2017:


  • ancient history
  • classical civilisation
  • electronics
  • film studies
  • media studies
  • statistics

GCE AS and A level

  • accounting
  • ancient history
  • archaeology
  • classical civilisation:
  • electronics
  • film studies
  • law
  • media studies
  • statistics

We’ve already published the final content for some GCSE and A level subjects.


Published 10 September 2015
Last updated 1 March 2016 + show all updates
  1. Updated the government response to include statistics AS and A level content.
  2. Added government response.
  3. First published.