GCE qualification-level guidance
Guidance on complying with the rules and regulations for reformed AS and A levels
Ref: Ofqual/16/6084 PDF, 589KB, 26 pages
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This guidance is intended to help awarding organisations understand how to comply with the GCE qualification-level conditions and requirements.
All awarding organisations have a legal obligation under section 153 of the Apprenticeships, Skills, Children and Learning Act 2009 to have regard to this guidance.
The guidance on considering marking errors on a review or appeal came into force on 18 August 2016. It supports the changes to regulations for enquiries and appeals we announced on 8 July 2016.
Published: 23 May 2014
Updated: 18 August 2016
- Updated following introduction of our rules for enquiries and appeals
- Added guidance on considering marking errors on a review or appeal
- Added new guidance on setting standards
- Published new edition of guidance which updates the list of qualifications it applies to.
- First published.