This guidance is intended to help awarding organisations understand how to comply with the GCE subject-level conditions and requirements for science.
It replaces the following documents (published in May 2014):
- GCE Subject Level Guidance for Biology (Ofqual/14/5453)
- GCE Subject Level Guidance for Chemistry (Ofqual/14/5460)
- GCE Subject Level Guidance for Physics (Ofqual/14/5461)
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.