National curriculum: draft regulations - KS4 core subjects
This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government
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We are seeking views on the draft order and regulations on key stage 4 core subjects that form part the national curriculum in England.
PDF, 125KB, 2 pages
PDF, 135KB, 2 pages
Ref: DFE-00177-2013 PDF, 1.46MB, 247 pages
We are consulting on the draft order and regulations covering the new programmes of study for English and mathematics at key stage 4, which will take effect in September 2015.
The order and regulations:
- make schools teach the new programmes of study for key stage 4 English and maths from September 2015
- extend the period in which schools do not have to follow the national curriculum in key stage 4 science, to cover the 2015 to 2016 academic year
A consultation on the content of the key stage 4 programmes of study for English and maths was run in December 2013 and the government response is now available.