Statutory guidance

GCSE (9 to 1) subject-level guidance for ancient languages

Guidance on complying with the rules and regulations for GCSEs (9 to 1) in ancient languages.


GCSE Subject Level Guidance for Ancient Languages

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This guidance is intended to help awarding organisations understand how to comply with the GCSE (9 to 1) subject-level conditions and requirements for ancient languages.

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.

Published 20 March 2015
Last updated 30 March 2017 + show all updates
  1. Updated to reflect new subject content for reformed GCSEs in biblical Hebrew, which will be taught in schools from September 2018

  2. First published.