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

Frequently Asked Questions

Do students have to study both the AS and the A2 units?

Will the specification change?

What types of texts do students analyse?

How should AO3 (Context) be approached at AS?

Will students study Shakespeare?

When are the assessment units assessed?

Can students resit the assessment units?

Will students be assessed on QWC?

How can a student achieve an A*?

What are students required to do in the internal assessment unit?

For the internal assessment unit, do students have to study the suggested themes and novels in Appendix 3 of the specification?