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GCSE (9-1) Geology

We have developed a new GCSE (9-1) Geology specification for first teaching in England and Wales from September 2017 (first assessment in 2019). 

Why choose WJEC Eduqas?

Places problem solving at the heart of learning
Increased emphasis on application of geological principles
Philosophy of our qualification is unchanged
Detailed Guidance For Teaching document including information on every required practical activity

Direct access to Subject specialists
Unlimited access to free resources
Face-to-face CPD training courses
Support from our Regional Representatives
2 compulsory fieldwork days
Detailed Geology Mathematical Guidance booklet including worked examples


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

Other Levels AS/A level
Status Accredited
Teaching from 2017
QAN 603/0598/8

Our GCSE (9-1) Geology specification has been accredited by Ofqual. The specification is available to teach in schools and colleges in England from September 2017. 

The specimen assessment materials include exemplar question papers and mark schemes. 

GCSE Geology Training Courses for Teachers

Our 2016/2017 CPD series is coming to an end. We will shortly be releasing information on our 2017/2018 CPD which will include face-to-face and online training courses to support both our general and vocational qualifications.

All Course Materials

We offer a range of materials to support the teaching and learning of this qualification.

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