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Regulation

GCE subject-level conditions and requirements for science

Rules and regulations for reformed A levels and AS qualifications (taught from September 2015) in biology, chemistry and physics.

Documents

GCE Subject Level Conditions and Requirements for Science (Biology, Chemistry, Physics) and Certificate Requirements

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Details

This document sets out rules and regulations for reformed A levels and AS qualifications in biology, chemistry and physics. These will be taught in schools from September 2015.

It replaces the following documents (published in April 2014):

  • GCE Subject Level Conditions and Requirements for Biology (Ofqual/14/5418)
  • GCE Subject Level Conditions and Requirements for Chemistry (Ofqual/14/5414)
  • GCE Subject Level Conditions and Requirements for Physics (Ofqual/14/5409)

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.