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Summer 2021

Specification Addendums

Following the Minister of Education’s announcement, on 6 January 2021, that all GCSE, AS and A2 exams due to take place in January, February, May and June will be cancelled, we are working to update our Summer 2021 area as soon as possible. In the meantime, should you have any queries, please email CCEA Helpline [email protected].

Omissions to CCEA qualifications for 2020/21 academic year.

Showing 107 addendums to CCEA qualification specifications.

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GCSE Agriculture and Land Use (2019)

First teaching: from September 2019
First assessment: from Summer 2020
First award: from Summer 2021
QAN: 603/4352/7

Entry Level Art and Design (2015)

GCSE Art and Design (2017)

GCE Art and Design (2016)

First teaching: from September 2016
First award of A level: from Summer 2018
First award of AS level: from Summer 2017
QAN A level: 601/8451/6
QAN AS level: 601/8450/4

GCSE Biology (2017)

First teaching: from September 2017
First assessment: from Summer 2018
First award: from Summer 2019
QAN: 603/1371/7

GCE Biology (2016)

First teaching: from September 2016
First award of A level: from Summer 2018
First award of AS level: from Summer 2017
QAN A level: 601/8487/5
QAN AS level: 601/8486/3

GCSE Business and Communication Systems (2017)

First teaching: from September 2017
First assessment: from Summer 2018
First award: from Summer 2019
QAN: 603/1314/6

GCSE Business Studies (2017)

First teaching: from September 2017
First assessment: from Summer 2018
First award: from Summer 2019
QAN: 603/1181/2

GCE Business Studies (2016)

First teaching: from September 2016
First award of A level: from Summer 2018
First award of AS level: from Summer 2017
QAN A level: 601/8980/0
QAN AS level: 601/8979/4

Level 3 Certificate of Personal Effectiveness (2010)

GCSE Chemistry (2017)

First teaching: from September 2017
First assessment: from Summer 2018
First award: from Summer 2019
QAN: 603/1146/0

GCE Chemistry (2016)

First teaching: from September 2016
First award of A level: from Summer 2018
First award of AS level: from Summer 2017
QAN A level: 601/8512/0
QAN AS level: 601/8511/9

Level 3 Classroom Assistants (2011)

GCSE Construction and the Built Environment (2017)

First teaching: from September 2017
First assessment: from Summer 2018
First award: from Summer 2019
QAN: 603/1372/9

GCSE Contemporary Crafts (2017)

First teaching: from September 2017
First assessment: from Summer 2019
First award: from Summer 2019
QAN: 603/1947/1

GCSE Digital Technology (2017)

GCE Digital Technology (2016)

First teaching: from September 2016
First award of A level: from Summer 2018
First award of AS level: from Summer 2017
QAN A level: 601/8488/7
QAN AS level: 601/8489/9

GCSE Economics (2017)

First teaching: from September 2017
First assessment: from Summer 2019
First award: from Summer 2019
QAN: 603/1195/2

GCE Economics (2016)

First teaching: from September 2016
First award of A level: from Summer 2018
First award of AS level: from Summer 2017
QAN A level: 601/8377/9
QAN AS level: 601/8376/7

Level 2 Employability Skills (2010)

Level 1 Employability Skills (2010)

GCSE Engineering and Manufacturing (2017)

First teaching: from September 2017
First assessment: from Summer 2018
First award: from Summer 2019
QAN: 603/1671/8

Entry Level English (2015)

GCSE English Language (2017)

First teaching: from September 2017
First assessment: from Summer 2018
First award: from Summer 2019
QAN: 603/1346/8

GCSE English Literature (2017)

First teaching: from September 2017
First assessment: from Summer 2018
First award: from Summer 2019
QAN: 603/0784/5

GCE English Literature (2016)

First teaching: from September 2016
First award of A level: from Summer 2018
First award of AS level: from Summer 2017
QAN A level: 601/8369/X
QAN AS level: 601/8368/8

GCE Environmental Technology (2016)

First teaching: from September 2016
First award of A level: from Summer 2018
First award of AS level: from Summer 2017
QAN A level: 601/8916/2
QAN AS level: 601/8915/0

GCSE French (2017)

First teaching: from September 2017
First assessment: from Summer 2018
First award: from Summer 2019
QAN: 603/1066/2

GCE French (2016)

First teaching: from September 2016
First award of A level: from Summer 2018
First award of AS level: from Summer 2017
QAN A level: 601/8387/1
QAN AS level: 601/8389/5

GCSE Further Mathematics (2017)

GCE Further Mathematics (2018)

First teaching: from September 2018
First award of A level: from Summer 2020
First award of AS level: from Summer 2019
QAN A level: 603/1762/0
QAN AS level: 603/1763/2

GCSE Gaeilge (2017)

First teaching: from September 2017
First assessment: from Summer 2019
First award: from Summer 2019
QAN: 603/1313/4

Entry Level Geography (2015)

GCE Geography (2018)

First teaching: from September 2018
First award of A level: from Summer 2020
First award of AS level: from Summer 2019
QAN A level: 601/8394/9
QAN AS level: 601/8393/7

GCSE German (2017)

First teaching: from September 2017
First assessment: from Summer 2018
First award: from Summer 2019
QAN: 603/1065/0

GCE German (2016)

First teaching: from September 2016
First award of A level: from Summer 2018
First award of AS level: from Summer 2017
QAN A level: 601/8388/3
QAN AS level: 601/8390/1

GCSE Government and Politics (2017)

First teaching: from September 2017
First assessment: from Summer 2018
First award: from Summer 2019
QAN: 603/1180/0

GCE Government and Politics (2016)

First teaching: from September 2016
First award of A level: from Summer 2018
First award of AS level: from Summer 2017
QAN A level: 601/8375/5
QAN AS level: 601/8374/3

GCSE Health and Social Care (2017)

GCE Health and Social Care (2016)

First teaching: from September 2016
First award of A level: from Summer 2018
First award of AS level: from Summer 2017
QAN A level Single Award: 601/8918/6
QAN A level Double Award: 601/8920/4
QAN AS level Single Award: 601/8917/4
QAN AS level Double Award: 601/8918/8

Entry Level History (2015)

GCE History (2019)

First teaching: from September 2019
First award of A level: from Summer 2020
First award of AS level: from Summer 2019
QAN A level: 601/8552/1
QAN AS level: 601/8551/X

Entry Level Home Economics (2015)

GCSE Home Economics: Child Development (2017)

First teaching: from September 2017
First assessment: from Summer 2018
First award: from Summer 2019
QAN: 603/0737/7

GCSE Home Economics: Food and Nutrition (2017)

GCSE Hospitality (2017)

First teaching: from September 2017
First assessment: from Summer 2018
First award: from Summer 2019
QAN: 603/1422/9

GCSE Irish (2017)

First teaching: from September 2017
First assessment: from Summer 2018
First award: from Summer 2019
QAN: 603/1068/6

GCE Irish (2016)

First teaching: from September 2016
First award of A level: from Summer 2018
First award of AS level: from Summer 2017
QAN A level: 601/8392/5
QAN AS level: 601/8391/3

GCSE Journalism in the Media and Communications Industry (2017)

First teaching: from September 2017
First assessment: from Summer 2018
First award: from Summer 2019
QAN: 603/1448/5

GCE Journalism in the Media and Communications Industry (2016)

First teaching: from September 2016
First award of A level: from 2018
First award of AS level: from Summer 2017
QAN A level: 601/8922/8
QAN AS level: 601/8921/6

Entry Level Learning for Life and Work (2015)

GCSE Learning for Life and Work (2017)

GCSE Leisure, Travel and Tourism (2017)

GCE Life and Health Sciences (2016)

First teaching: from September 2016
First award of A level: from Summer 2018
First award of AS level: from Summer 2017
QAN A level Single Award: 603/0499/6
QAN A level Double Award: 603/0497/2
QAN AS level Single Award: 603/0500/9
QAN AS level Double Award: 603/0498/4

Entry Level Life Skills and Extended Life Skills (2017)

First teaching: from September 2017
First award: from Summer 2018
QAN: Life Skills: 603/1697/4 | Extended Life Skills: 603/1696/2

Entry Level Mathematics (2015)

GCE Mathematics (2018)

First teaching: from September 2018
First award of A level: from Summer 2019
First award of AS level: from Summer 2019
QAN A level: 603/1717/6
QAN AS level: 603/1761/9

GCSE Motor Vehicle and Road User Studies (2017)

GCSE Moving Image Arts (2017)

First teaching: from September 2017
First assessment: from Summer 2019
First award: from Summer 2019
QAN: 603/1945/8

GCE Moving Image Arts (2016)

First teaching: from September 2016
First award of A level: from Summer 2018
First award of AS level: from Summer 2017
QAN A level: 601/8467/X
QAN AS level: 601/8466/8

GCE Music (2016)

First teaching: from September 2016
First award of A level: from Summer 2018
First award of AS level: from Summer 2017
QAN A level: 601/8496/6
QAN AS level: 601/8495/4

GCE Nutrition and Food Science (2016)

First teaching: from September 2016
First award of A level: from Summer 2018
First award of AS level: from Summer 2017
QAN A level: 601/8371/8
QAN AS level: 601/8370/6

Entry Level Occupational Studies (2015)

First teaching: from September 2015
First assessment: from Summer 2016
First award: from Summer 2016
QAN: 601/6354/9 (Extended: 601/6353/7)

Level 2 Performance Skills (2010)

Level 1 Performance Skills (2010)

GCE Performing Arts (2016)

First teaching: from September 2016
First award of A level: from Summer 2018
First award of AS level: from Summer 2017
QAN A level: 601/8907/1
QAN AS level: 601/8906/X

Level 1 Personal Money Management (2010)

Entry Level Physical Education (2015)

GCSE Physical Education (2017)

GCSE Physics (2017)

First teaching: from September 2017
First assessment: from Summer 2018
First award: from Summer 2019
QAN: 603/1383/3

GCE Physics (2016)

First teaching: from September 2016
First award of A level: from Summer 2018
First award of AS level: from Summer 2017
QAN A level: 601/8519/3
QAN AS level: 601/8520/X

Level 2 Preparation for Adult Life (2013)

First teaching: from September 2013
QAN award: 600/8817/5
QAN certificate: 600/8591/5

Level 1 Preparation for Adult Life (2013)

First teaching: from September 2013
QAN award: 600/8589/7
QAN certificate: 600/8590/3

GCE Professional Business Services (2017)

First teaching: from September 2017
First award of A level: from Summer 2019
First award of AS level: from Summer 2018
QAN A level: 603/1437/0
QAN AS level: 603/1438/2

Entry Level Religious Studies (2015)

GCSE Religious Studies (2017)

First teaching: from September 2017
First assessment: from Summer 2018
First award: from Summer 2019
QAN full course: 603/1248/8
QAN short course: 603/1249/X

GCE Religious Studies (2016)

First teaching: from September 2016
First award of A level: from Summer 2018
First award of AS level: from Summer 2017
QAN A level: 601/8453/X
QAN AS level: 601/8452/8

Entry Level Science (2015)

GCSE Science Double Award (2017)

GCSE Science Single Award (2017)

GCE Software Systems Development (2016)

First teaching: from September 2016
First award of A level: from Summer 2018
First award of AS level: from Summer 2017
QAN A level: 601/8914/9
QAN AS level: 601/8913/7

Level 2 Space Science Technology (2013)

GCSE Spanish (2017)

First teaching: from September 2017
First assessment: from Summer 2018
First award: from Summer 2019
QAN: 603/1064/9

GCE Spanish (2016)

First teaching: from September 2016
First award of A level: from Summer 2018
First award of AS level: from Summer 2017
QAN A level: 601/8398/6
QAN AS level: 601/8397/4

GCE Sports Science and the Active Leisure Industry (2016)

First teaching: from September 2016
First award of A level: from Summer 2018
First award of AS level: from Summer 2017
QAN A level: 601/8905/8
QAN AS level: 601/8904/6

GCSE Statistics (2017)

First teaching: from September 2017
First assessment: from Summer 2018
First award: from Summer 2019
QAN: 603/1384/5

Level 2 Substance Misuse Awareness (2010)

Level 1 Substance Misuse Awareness (2010)

GCE Technology and Design (2016)

First teaching: from September 2016
First award of A level: from Summer 2018
First award of AS level: from Summer 2017
QAN A level: 601/8367/6
QAN AS level: 601/8366/4

Level 3 Understanding Business Enterprise (2012)

Level 2 Understanding Business Enterprise (2012)

Level 1 Understanding Business Enterprise (2012)

Level 2 Understanding Business Enterprise with Languages and Tourism (2012)

Level 1 Understanding Business Enterprise with Languages and Tourism (2012)

Level 2 Working in the Creative Crafts Industry (2013)

Level 1 Working in the Creative Crafts Industry (2013)