GCSE (9-1) English Language
Why choose WJEC Eduqas English Language?
GCSE (9-1) Grading
From 2017, reformed GCSEs in England will be graded 9 to 1, find out more about the GCSE 9-1 grading scale
Key Dates 2016-17
View our key dates for English Language
Our GCSE (9-1) English Language specification has been accredited by Ofqual. The specification is available to teach in schools and colleges in England from September 2015.
GCSE (9-1) English Language Training Courses for Teachers
Here is a list of materials endorsed by WJEC to support the teaching and learning of this qualification.
- OUP English Language Student Book 1
- OUP English Language Student Book 2
- OUP Teacher Companion
- Hodder Student Book
- Hodder Textbooks
Here is a list of non-endorsed materials which you may also find beneficial.
- GCSE English Language Teacher Handbook
- Teacher ShareSpace
- Exemplar Materials
- Creative Writing: Horror (KS3 Transition)
- 19th and 21st Century Non-Fiction Texts
- 20th Century Reading Resources
- Literacy Games (KS3 Transition)
- Component 2 Support Materials
- Video: NATE Conference 2016
- Video: NATE Conference 2015
- Additional resources
- Ofqual Grade Descriptors for GCSE 9-1 English Language
- Text Tools Resource
- Ofqual - Awarding for 2017
All Course Materials
We offer a range of materials to support the teaching and learning of this qualification.
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Introducing the new GCSE 9 to 1 grading
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Current WJEC Specification
WJEC continues to provide support and training to all UK schools and colleges teaching our WJEC GCSE English Language specification. This qualification continues to run in England until its final assessment, by which time the WJEC Eduqas qualifications will already be available to schools and colleges.