GCE qualification-level conditions and requirements

Rules and regulations for reformed AS and A levels


GCE Qualification Level Conditions and Requirements

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These documents set out rules and regulations for all reformed AS and A levels.

Read the associated guidance to understand how to comply with these rules.

You should also read the relevant subject-level conditions and our requirements for all qualifications.

Published 9 April 2014
Last updated 19 September 2017 + show all updates
  1. Removed expired transitional provisions
  2. Incorporated requirements for key dates. Added link to published notices.
  3. Corrected minor typographical and formatting errors in Conditions: GCE11.1; 14.5; 14.8; 17.7; 18.12; 26.4.
  4. Published requirements for key dates for reviews of marking, reviews of moderation and appeals.
  5. Updated following introduction of our rules for enquiries and appeals
  6. Added regulations for reviews and appeals
  7. Added new requirements for setting standards
  8. Added new rules about use of calculators
  9. Published new edition of document which updates the list of qualifications it applies to.
  10. First published.