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July 2016

Technical issues with our emails

We’re having some technical problems sending and responding to emails

March 2016

Reminder: capping removed from MFL Unit 1/Unit 3 assessment criteria

A reminder of our response to the Ofqual report 'Exploration of Assessment Quality Issues in A-level Modern Foreign Languages', originally published in September 2014.

October 2014

FCSE Teacher support events Autumn 2014

We are offering teachers free places at a number of FCSE meetings to be held during the autumn term.

August 2014

FCSE Candidate Record Form 2015

The Candidate Record Form for 2015 has been redesigned.

July 2014

JCQ review of Modern Foreign Languages at A-level

The Joint Council for Qualifications (JCQ) has published a review which looks at the reasons for the declining take-up of French, German and Spanish by post-16 students and why fewer students achieve an A* grade in these subjects than in comparable A

May 2014

FCSE - extra practice assessment materials on SKM

FCSE French, German, Italian, Spanish Sets 3 and 4 and Chinese Sets 2 and 3 are now available via e-AQA Secure Key Materials to use as practice assessment tests with your students.

April 2014

Cultural topics - frequently asked questions for A-level French, German and Spanish

The Frequently asked questions: Cultural topics document has been updated.

February 2014

Speaking tests for Level 1/2 Certificates

The period for conducting the Level 1/2 Certificates (IGCSE) speaking tests in French, German and Spanish runs over three weeks from 24 April 2014 to 15 May 2014.

January 2014

Exemplar materials for the conduct of IGCSE French, German and Spanish speaking tests

Exemplar recordings, commentaries and transcripts for the conduct of the IGCSE French, German and Spanish speaking tests are now available to download. 

December 2013

Ensuring consistent marking for Unit 4 writing assessments

Following feedback, we have created pages explaining how we achieve fair and reliable results when marking Unit 4 controlled assessment writing.