Council for the Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment
CCEA Curriculum Monitoring Programme 2018-19


In GCSE Double Award Science, students are assessed against three assessment objectives.

AO1 Students must recall, select and communicate their knowledge and understanding of science.

AO2 Students must apply skills, knowledge and understanding of science in practical and other contexts.

AO3 Students must analyse and evaluate evidence, make reasoned judgements and draw conclusions based on evidence.

For more information, see the specification.