GCSE (9-1) Film Studies
We have developed a new GCSE (9-1) Film Studies specification for first teaching in England and Wales from September 2017 (first assessment in 2019). We have worked with the teaching community, education professionals and subject specialists to develop the new GCSE Film Studies qualification to meet DfE's subject content requirements.
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
Scroll down for the specification, sample assessment materials and reasons to choose WJEC Eduqas GCSE Film from September 2017.
Our GCSE (9-1) Film Studies specification has been accredited by Ofqual. The specification is available to teach in schools and colleges in England from September 2017.
The sample assessment materials include exemplar question papers and mark schemes.
Free GCSE Film Training Courses for Teachers
Book your place on one of our teacher training courses below to learn more about the draft specification and sample assessment materials including assessment objectives, examination structure and other key areas.
Here is a list of materials endorsed by WJEC to support the teaching and learning of this qualification.
All Course Materials
We offer a range of materials to support the teaching and learning of this qualification.
Ofqual reformed GCSE, AS and A levels accredited
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Choose Life, Choose WJEC Eduqas Film Studies
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AS Film Studies Accredited
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Why choose WJEC Eduqas Film?
The established awarding organisation for Film Studies
Over 30 years' assessment and specification development experience
A commitment to diversity and innovation
A broad choice of films for students
Assessment which enables students of all abilities to achieve
Detailed mark schemes with guidance on all films set
Films which foreground filmmakers' creative approach to the medium
Creative work at the centre of the qualification – a choice of either filmmaking or screenwriting
Filmmaking opportunities provided through our Moving Image Awards held at the British Film Institute
Uniform design across GCSE, AS and A level to enable coherent progression
Unique support and resources
Direct access to film subject specialists
Textbook due for publication in Summer 2017
Guidance for teaching resources on course planning and all set films (coming in 2017)