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GCE subject-level conditions and requirements for English language and literature

Rules and regulations for reformed A levels and AS qualifications (taught from September 2015) in English language and literature.


GCE Subject Level Conditions and Requirements for English Language and Literature

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This document sets out rules and regulations for reformed A levels and AS qualifications in English language and literature. These will be taught in schools from September 2015.

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

You should also read the GCE qualification-level conditions and requirements and our requirements for all qualifications.