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

Examinations

There are four external assessment units in this specification, two at AS level and two at A2.

Unit AS 1: The Study of Poetry 1900–Present and Drama 1900–Present

Students answer two questions, one from Section A and one from Section B.

Section A is open book. Section B is closed book.

2 hours

60% AS
24% A Level

Unit AS 2: The Study of Prose Pre 1900

Students answer one question.

Closed book.

1 hours

40% AS
16% A Level

Unit A2 1: Shakespearean Genres

Students answer one question.

Closed book.

1 hour 30 mins

20% A Level

Unit A2 2: The Study of Poetry Pre 1900 and Unseen Poetry

Students answer two questions, one from Section A and the question set in
Section B.

Closed book.

2 hours

20% A Level

Chief Examiner/Principal Moderator Report 2019 May/June Series
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Chief Examiner/Principal Moderator Report 2018 May/June Series
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Chief Examiner/Principal Moderator Report 2017 May/June Series
(PDF), Last Updated: 09 February 2018