A levels accredited for first teaching 2015

AQA

List of all new AQA A level qualifications that have been accredited for use in Northern Ireland from September 2015 (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 Art & Design
AQA A level Art & Design
AQA AS Business
AQA A level Business
AQA AS Computer Science
AQA A level Computer Science
AQA AS Economics
AQA A level Economics
AQA AS English Language
AQA A level English Language
AQA AS English Language and Literature
AQA A level English Language and Literature
AQA A AS English Literature
AQA B AS English Literature
AQA A A level English Literature
AQA B A level English Literature
AQA AS History
AQA A level History
AQA AS Psychology
AQA A level Psychology
AQA AS Sociology
AQA A level Sociology

OCR

List of all new OCR A level qualifications that have been accredited for use in Northern Ireland from September 2015 (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 Art & Design
OCR A level Art & Design
OCR AS Business
OCR A level Business
OCR AS Computer Science
OCR A level Computer Science
OCR AS Economics
OCR A level Economics
OCR AS English Language
OCR A level English Language
OCR AS English Language and Literature
OCR A level English Language and Literature
OCR AS English Literature
OCR A level English Literature
OCR AS History
OCR A level History
OCR AS Psychology
OCR A level Psychology
OCR AS Sociology
OCR A level Sociology

Pearson

List of all new Pearson A level qualifications that have been accredited for use in Northern Ireland from September 2015 (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 Art & Design
Pearson A level Art & Design
Pearson AS Business
Pearson A level Business
Pearson A AS Economics
Pearson B AS Economics
Pearson A A level Economics
Pearson B A level Economics
Pearson AS English Language
Pearson A level English Language
Pearson AS English Language and Literature
Pearson A level English Language and Literature
Pearson AS English Literature
Pearson A level English Literature
Pearson AS History
Pearson A level History
Pearson AS Psychology
Pearson A level Psychology

WJEC

List of all new WJEC A level qualifications that have been accredited for use in Northern Ireland from September 2015 (first teaching).

The AS contribution to the overall A level grade for the qualifications listed below will be 40%.

The AS and A level qualifications listed below will be unitised, meaning candidates may re-sit individual units which are only available in the summer series.

Awarding Body

Level

Subject

WJEC AS Art & Design
WJEC A level Art & Design
WJEC AS Biology
WJEC A level Biology
WJEC AS Business
WJEC A level Business
WJEC AS Chemistry
WJEC A level Chemistry
WJEC AS Computer Science
WJEC A level Computer Science
WJEC AS Economics
WJEC A level Economics
WJEC AS English Language
WJEC A level English Language
WJEC AS English Language & Literature
WJEC A level English Language & Literature
WJEC AS English Literature
WJEC A level English Literature
WJEC AS History
WJEC A level History
WJEC AS Physics
WJEC A level Physics
WJEC AS Psychology
WJEC A level Psychology
WJEC AS Sociology
WJEC A level Sociology

WJEC Eduqas

List of all new WJEC Eduqas A level qualifications that have been accredited for use in Northern Ireland from September 2015 (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 grade).

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

Awarding Body

Level

Subject

WJEC Eduqas AS Art & Design
WJEC Eduqas A level Art & Design
WJEC Eduqas AS Business
WJEC Eduqas A level Business
WJEC Eduqas AS Computer Science
WJEC Eduqas A level Computer Science
WJEC Eduqas AS Economics
WJEC Eduqas A level Economics
WJEC Eduqas AS English Language
WJEC Eduqas A level English Language
WJEC Eduqas AS English Language & Literature
WJEC Eduqas A level English Language & Literature
WJEC Eduqas AS English Literature
WJEC Eduqas A level English Literature
WJEC Eduqas AS Sociology
WJEC Eduqas A level Sociology