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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

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


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. 

Free GCSE Geology 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.

GCSE Geology Preparing to Teach Course (Spring 2017)

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All Course Materials

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

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