A Levels accredited for first teaching in 2017

Information correct as of October 2017.

AQA

List of all new AQA A level qualifications that have been accredited for use in Northern Ireland from September 2017 (first teaching).

All the AS and A level qualifications listed below will be de-coupled (AS is a stand-alone qualification that does not contribute to the overall A level grade).

All these qualifications will be linear, meaning all assessments must be taken together at the end of the course.

Awarding Body Level Subject
AQA AS Accounting
AQA A level Accounting
AQA AS Design and technology
AQA A Level Design and Technology
AQA AS Environmental Science
AQA A level Environmental Science
AQA AS Further Maths
AQA A level Further Maths
AQA AS Law
AQA A level Law
AQA AS Maths
AQA A level Maths
AQA AS Media Studies
AQA A level Media Studies
AQA AS Philosophy
AQA A level Philosophy
AQA AS Politics
AQA A level Politics

CCEA

For the qualifications listed below, the AS units will contribute 40% to the overall A level grade.

It will be possible to re-sit individual units once with the better result counting towards the overall grade.

Awarding Body Level Subject
CCEA A level Professional Business Services

OCR

List of all new OCR A level qualifications that have been accredited for use in Northern Ireland from September 2017 (first teaching).

All the AS and A level qualifications listed below will be de-coupled (AS is a stand-alone qualification that does not contribute to the overall A level grade).

All these qualifications will be linear, meaning all assessments must be taken together at the end of the course.

Awarding Body Level Subject
OCR AS Ancient history
OCR A level Ancient history
OCR AS Classical Civilisation
OCR A Level Classical Civilisation
OCR AS Design and Technology
OCR A level Design and Technology
OCR AS Film Studies
OCR A level Film Studies
OCR AS Further Maths
OCR A level Further Maths
OCR AS Geology
OCR A level Geology
OCR AS Law
OCR A level Law
OCR AS Maths
OCR A level Maths
OCR AS Media Studies
OCR A level Media Studies

Pearson

List of all new Pearson A level qualifications that have been accredited for use in Northern Ireland from September 2017 (first teaching).

All the AS and A level qualifications listed below will be de-coupled (AS is a stand-alone qualification that does not contribute to the overall A level grade).

All these qualifications will be linear, meaning all assessments must be taken together at the end of the course.

Awarding Body Level Subject
Pearson AS Chinese
Pearson A level Chinese
Pearson AS Design and Technology
Pearson A level Design and Technology
Pearson AS Further Maths
Pearson A Level Further Maths
Pearson A level History of Art
Pearson AS Italian
Pearson A level Italian
Pearson AS Maths
Pearson A level Maths
Pearson AS Music technology
Pearson A level Music technology
Pearson AS Politics
Pearson A level Politics
Pearson AS Russian
Pearson A level Russian
Pearson AS Statistics
Pearson A level Statistics

WJEC

List of all new WJEC A level qualifications that have been accredited for use in Northern Ireland from September 2017 (first teaching).

For all of the qualifications listed below, the AS units will contribute 40% to the overall A level grade.

It will be possible to re-sit individual units once with the better result counting towards the overall grade.

Awarding Body Level Subject
WJEC A level Design and Technology
WJEC A level Further Mathematics
WJEC A level Government and politics
WJEC A level Mathematics
WJEC A level Media Studies
WJEC A level Law

WJEC Eduqas

List of all new WJEC Eduqas A level qualifications that have been accredited for use in Northern Ireland from September 2017 (first teaching).

All the AS and A level qualifications listed below will be de-coupled (AS is a stand-alone qualification that does not contribute to the overall A level grade).

All these qualifications will be linear, meaning all assessments must be taken together at the end of the course.

Awarding Body Level Subject
Eduqas AS Design and technology
Eduqas A level Design and technology
Eduqas AS Electronics
Eduqas A level Electronics
Eduqas AS Film Studies
Eduqas A level Film Studies
Eduqas AS Geology
Eduqas A level Geology
Eduqas AS Law
Eduqas A level Law
Eduqas AS Media Studies
Eduqas A level Media Studies