Statutory guidance

Pre-reform GCE qualification-level guidance

Guidance on complying with the rules and regulations for pre-reform AS and A levels


Pre-reform GCE Qualification Level Guidance

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This guidance is intended to help awarding organisations understand how to comply with the Pre-reform 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 24 June 2016
Last updated 18 August 2016 + show all updates
  1. Updated following introduction of our rules for enquiries and appeals
  2. Added guidance on marking errors, reviews and appeals.
  3. First published.