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Ofqual updates

Latest from Ofqual

Recent documents include:

(11/11/2020) Consultation outcome Consultation on new statutory guidance for Condition F1 which relates to the publication of fee information by awarding organisations

(update 13/10/2020) National Reference Test: information

(updated 29/06/2020) Consultation on Guidance on malpractice and maladministration  

(10/09/2019) Ofqual response to the Report of the Independent Commission on Examination Malpractice

The Exams Office encourages centres to read the The Ofqual blog

Recent blogs include:

(19/10/2020) Setting standards in the autumn series


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Qualification changes and reform

Digital qualifications: evaluation progress – Progress of Essential Digital Skills Qualifications and Digital Functional Skills Qualifications through Ofqual’s technical evaluation process

Technical qualifications within T Levels – Information on how Ofqual is regulating the technical qualification component of T Levels

Introduction of T Levels – Find out what T Levels courses include and how they work with other qualifications including grading and UCAS points

Functional Skills qualifications – A collection of documents showing how Ofqual is currently reforming Functional Skills qualifications

AS and A level changes and reforms

GCSE changes and reforms    Get the facts: GCSE reforms 

Qualifications reform: resources for teachers

Ofqual postcards: GCSE, AS and A level reforms, with an emphasis on current reforms to qualifications in England 

Videos about GCSE 9–1 grading 

Regulating GCSEs, AS and A levels: guide for schools and colleges

Explains how Ofqual regulates exam boards that provide GCSEs, AS and A levels, what schools and colleges can expect from ​exam boards and what exam boards, in turn, expect from schools and colleges