AS and A-level

Subject specifications that are available to candidates are listed below. Please select a specification to see details of any additional restrictions and/or special conditions for private candidates.

Rules that are applicable to all students for these specifications (for example which optional exams can and can't be taken together) can be found in our entry codes document and subject specification documents.

Available specifications (number in brackets is the specification code)

Accounting (2120) (outgoing specification)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018

None – both AS and A-level qualifications are available to private candidates.

Withdrawal of this specification

This specification will be withdrawn after the June 2018 series. A final re-sit only opportunity will be available in June 2019.

AS Accounting (7126) (new specification)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018None – the AS qualification is available to private candidates.

Anthropology (2110) (outgoing specification)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018

None – both AS and A-level qualifications are available to private candidates.

Withdrawal of this specification

This specification will be withdrawn after the June 2018 series. A final re-sit only opportunity will be available in June 2019.

Archaeology (2010) (outgoing specification)

Exam series Restrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018       

The AS qualification is available to private candidates.

The A-level qualification has the following condition:

Unit 4 (ARCH4) (coursework unit)

You must make arrangements for your coursework to be authenticated and notify us of the arrangements using a private candidate coursework information form . The form must be submitted at the same time as your entry request.

We strongly advise you to submit a personal study outline form to ensure that your proposed topic of study for ARCH4 lies within the bounds of the specification. If you need any advice on selecting a topic, please contact the subject team.

Withdrawal of this specification

This specification will be withdrawn after the June 2018 series. A final re-sit only opportunity will be available in June 2019.

Bengali (2635)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018None – both AS and A-level qualifications are available to private candidates.

AS Biology (7401)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018

The AS qualification is available to private candidates.

The practical endorsement does not apply to the AS qualification although questions in the papers have been written in the expectation that students have carried out the six AS required practical activities. 15% of the marks in the AS papers will relate to practical work.

A-level Biology (7402)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018The A-level qualification has the following condition:

Component 7402/C (practical skills endorsement)

The entering centre must be able to make appropriate arrangements for the practical skills endorsement to be completed and assessed.

AS Business (7131)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018None – the AS qualification is available to private candidates.

A-level Business (7132)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018None – the A-level qualification is available to private candidates.

AS Chemistry (7404)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018

The AS qualification is available to private candidates.

The practical endorsement does not apply to the AS qualification although questions in the papers have been written in the expectation that students have carried out the six AS required practical activities. 15% of the marks in the AS papers will relate to practical work.

A-level Chemistry (7405)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018The A-level qualification has the following condition:

Component 7405/C (practical skills endorsement)

The entering centre must be able to make appropriate arrangements for the practical skills endorsement to be completed and assessed.

Citizenship Studies (2100) (outgoing specification)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018

Both AS and A-level qualifications are available, but please note the following:

Unit 2 (CIST2)

You are required to be involved in a range of citizenship activities:

  • these activities can take place in the classroom, in school, college or in the wider community
  • the exams officer at your accommodating centre should give you a copy of the Active Citizenship Profile, which you should use to record your participation
  • as part of the assessment for Unit 2, you should bring your completed Active Citizenship Profile into the exam and you can use the information contained in the profile to analyse and evaluate your own evidence and reflection in response to the questions set
  • after the exam, your Active Citizenship Profile will be kept securely by your accommodating centre until after the deadline for enquiries about results and may be requested by AQA.

Unit 4 (CIST4)

You will undertake a study in regard to one of two pre-released topics.

  • This will involve you undertaking research into the background of the issues involved, the nature and roles of the key players and how change may be brought about to resolve issues.
  • The topics may relate to any section or sections of the course.
  • The topics for the June 2018 exam series will be pre-released and available from your accommodating centre from 1 November 2017 to allow you to undertake some background research.

Withdrawal of this specification

This specification will be withdrawn after the June 2018 series. A final re-sit only opportunity will be available in June 2019.

Classical Civilisation (2020) (outgoing specification)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018

None – both AS and A-level qualifications are available to private candidates.

Withdrawal of this specification

This specification will be withdrawn after the June 2018 series. A final re-sit only opportunity will be available in June 2019.

AS Dance (7236) (new specification)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018The AS qualification has the following condition:

Component 7236/X (non-exam assessment)

The centre must be able to make appropriate arrangements for the supervision and authentication of this component.

A-level Dance (7237) (new specification)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018The A-level qualification has the following condition:

Component 7237/X (non-exam assessment)

The centre must be able to make appropriate arrangements for the supervision and authentication of this component.

Dance (2230) (final re-sit opportunity)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018

The AS qualification has the following condition on unit 2. The A-level qualification has the following conditions on units 2 and 4.

Unit 2 (DANC2) (coursework unit)

You must be attending an AQA centre that will supervise and mark DANC2. Questions are set and pre-released by AQA in November 2017, and you select one for study. You should contact the exams officer at your accommodating centre to ensure that you have access to this material.

Unit 4 (DANC4) (practical unit)

A question paper is issued annually in the autumn term, with a choice of questions for the group dance. You should contact the exams officer at your accommodating centre to ensure that you have access to this material.

Withdrawal of this specification

This specification is available as a final re-sit only opportunity in June 2018.

Design and Technology: Food Technology (2540) (outgoing specification)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018

The AS qualification has the following condition on unit 2. The A-level qualification has the following condition on units 2 and 4.

Units 2 & 4 (FOOD2 & FOOD4) (coursework units)

You must be attending an AQA centre that will supervise, authenticate and mark these units.

Withdrawal of this specification

This specification will be withdrawn after the June 2018 series. A final re-sit only opportunity will be available in June 2019.

Design and Technology: Product Design (3-D Design) (2550) (outgoing specification)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018

The AS qualification has the following condition on unit 2. The A-level qualification has the following condition on units 2 and 4.

Units 2 & 4 (PROD2 & PROD4) (coursework units)

You must be attending an AQA centre that will supervise, authenticate and mark these units.

Withdrawal of this specification

This specification will be withdrawn after the June 2018 series. A final re-sit only opportunity will be available in June 2019.

Design and Technology: Product Design (Textiles) (2560) (outgoing specification)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018

The AS qualification has the following condition on unit 2. The A-level qualification has the following condition on units 2 and 4.

Units 2 & 4 (TEXT2 & TEXT4) (coursework units)

You must be attending an AQA centre that will supervise, authenticate and mark these units.

Withdrawal of this specification

This specification will be withdrawn after the June 2018 series. A final re-sit only opportunity will be available in June 2019.

Design and Technology: Systems and Control Technology (2555) (outgoing specification)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018

The AS qualification has the following condition on unit 2. The A-level qualification has the following condition on units 2 and 4.

Units 2 & 4 (SYST2 & SYST4) (coursework units)

You must be attending an AQA centre that will supervise, authenticate and mark these units.

Withdrawal of this specification

This specification will be withdrawn after the June 2018 series. A final re-sit only opportunity will be available in June 2019.

Drama and Theatre Studies (2240) (final re-sit opportunity)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018

The AS qualification has the following restriction on unit 2. The A-level qualification has the following restriction on units 2 and 4.

Units 2 & 4 (DRAM2 & DRAM4) (coursework units)

Entries for the practical units DRAM2 and DRAM4 are not available. The qualifications are only available if you have already received a result for these units, which must be used in the subject award.

Withdrawal of this specification

This specification is available as a final re-sit only opportunity in June 2018.

AS Economics (7135)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018None – the AS qualification is available to private candidates.

A-level Economics (7136)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018None – the A-level qualification is available to private candidates.

Electronics (2430) (outgoing specification)

Exam series Restrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018       

The AS qualification has the following condition on unit 3. The A-level qualification has the following conditions on units 3 and 6.

Units 3 & 6 (ELEC3 & ELEC6) (coursework units)

You must make arrangements for your coursework to be authenticated and notify us of the arrangements using a private candidate coursework information form . The form must be submitted at the same time as your entry request.

Withdrawal of this specification

This specification will be withdrawn after the June 2018 series. A final re-sit only opportunity will be available in June 2019.

AS English Language (7701)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018None – the AS qualification is available to private candidates.

A-level English Language (7702)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018

The A-level qualification has the following condition:

Component 7702/C (non-examination assessment)

The entering centre must be able to supervise, authenticate and mark the non-exam assessment.

AS English Language and Literature (7706)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018None – the AS qualification is available to private candidates.

A-level English Language and Literature (7707)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018

The A-level qualification has the following condition:

Component 7707/C (non-examination assessment)

The entering centre must be able to supervise, authenticate and mark the non-exam assessment.

AS English Literature A (7711)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018None – the AS qualification is available to private candidates.

A-level English Literature A (7712)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018

The A-level qualification has the following condition:

Component 7712/C (non-exam assessment)

The entering centre must be able to supervise, authenticate and mark the non-exam assessment.

AS English Literature B (7716)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018None – the AS qualification is available to private candidates.

A-level English Literature B (7717)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018

The A-level qualification has the following condition:

Component 7717/C (non-exam assessment)

The entering centre must be able to supervise, authenticate and mark the non-exam assessment.

AS Environmental Science (7446) (new specification)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018None – the AS qualification is available to private candidates.

Environmental Studies (2440) (outgoing specification)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018

None – both AS and A-level qualifications are available to private candidates.

Withdrawal of this specification

This specification will be withdrawn after the June 2018 series. A final re-sit only opportunity will be available in June 2019.

AS French (7651) (new specification)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018

The AS qualification has the following requirement on component 3:

Components 7651/3T or 7651/3V (non-examination assessments)

This specification is available provided that your accommodating centre can make appropriate arrangements for conducting the speaking test.

Each unit has two available options:

  • option T involves the teacher at the centre conducting the tests
  • option V involves one of our examiners visiting the accommodating centre to conduct the tests.

Please note that centres can only enter for the visiting examiner option for component 3 if they have at least 10 candidates for the particular unit.

A-level French (7652) (new specification)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018

The A-level qualification has the following requirement on component 3:

Components 7652/3T or 7652/3V (non-examination assessments)

This specification is available provided that your accommodating centre can make appropriate arrangements for conducting the speaking test.

Each unit has two available options:

  • option T involves the teacher at the centre conducting the tests
  • option V involves one of our examiners visiting the accommodating centre to conduct the tests.

Please note that centres can only enter for the visiting examiner option for component 3 if they have at least 10 candidates for the particular unit.

French (2650) (final re-sit opportunity)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018

The AS qualification has the following requirement on unit 2. The A-level qualification has the following requirement on units 2 and 4.

Units 2 & 4 (FRE2T & FRE4T) (speaking tests)

This specification is available provided that your accommodating centre can make appropriate arrangements for conducting the speaking tests

Withdrawal of this specification

This specification is available as a final re-sit only opportunity in June 2018.

AS Further Mathematics (7366) (new specification)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018The AS qualification is available to private candidates.

Candidates may enter for only one of the AS options.

General Studies A (2760) (outgoing specification)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018

The AS qualification is available to private candidates.

The A-level qualification is available, but please note the following:

Unit 4 (GENA4)

Assessment is addressed through a case study exercise involving pre-release material, which your accommodating centre will send to you on or after 1 March 2018 for study and analysis in preparation for the exam.

Withdrawal of this specification

This specification will be withdrawn after the June 2018 series. A final re-sit only opportunity will be available in June 2019.

General Studies B (2765) (outgoing specification)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018

None – both AS and A-level qualifications are available to private candidates.

Withdrawal of this specification

This specification will be withdrawn after the June 2018 series. A final re-sit only opportunity will be available in June 2019.

AS Geography (7036)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018The AS qualification is available to private candidates.

Students will need to undertake two days of geographical fieldwork in relation to processes in both physical and human geography and provide evidence to the school or college that this has been completed eg photos and/or data collected.

A-level Geography (7037) (new specification)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates

June 2018

The A-level qualification has the following condition:

Component 7037/C (non-examination assessment)

The entering centre must be able to supervise, authenticate and mark the non-exam assessment.

Geography (2030) (final re-sit opportunity)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018None - the AS qualification is available to private candidates

None- the A-level qualification is available to private candidates

Unit 4 (GEO4B)

The Advance Information Booklet (GEO4B/PM)  is available on or after 22 March for the June examination.

Withdrawal of this specification

This specification is available as a final re-sit only opportunity in June 2018.

AS German (7661)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018

The AS qualification has the following requirement on component 3:

Components 7661/3T or 7661/3V (non-examination assessments)

This specification is available provided that your accommodating centre can make appropriate arrangements for conducting the speaking test.

Each unit has two available options:

  • option T involves the teacher at the centre conducting the tests
  • option V involves one of our examiners visiting the accommodating centre to conduct the tests.

Please note that centres can only enter for the visiting examiner option for component 3 if they have at least 10 candidates for the particular unit.

A-level German (7662) (new specification)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018

The A-level qualification has the following requirement on component 3:

Components 7662/3T or 7662/3V (non-examination assessments)

This specification is available provided that your accommodating centre can make appropriate arrangements for conducting the speaking test.

Each unit has two available options:

  • option T involves the teacher at the centre conducting the tests
  • option V involves one of our examiners visiting the accommodating centre to conduct the tests.

Please note that centres can only enter for the visiting examiner option for component 3 if they have at least 10 candidates for the particular unit.

German (2660) (final re-sit opportunity)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018

The AS qualification has the following requirement on unit 2. The A-level qualification has the following requirement on units 2 and 4.

Units 2 & 4 (GER2T & GER4T) (speaking tests)

This specification is available provided that your accommodating centre can make appropriate arrangements for conducting the speaking tests

Withdrawal of this specification

This specification is available as a final re-sit only opportunity in June 2018.

Government and Politics (2150) (outgoing specification)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018

None – both AS and A-level qualifications are available to private candidates.

Withdrawal of this specification

This specification will be withdrawn after the June 2018 exams. A final re-sit only opportunity will be available in June 2019.

AS History (7041)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018None – the AS qualification is available to private candidates.

A-level History (7042)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018

The A-level qualification has the following condition:

Component 7042/C (non-examination assessment)

The entering centre must be able to supervise, authenticate and mark the non-exam assessment.

History of Art (Art of the Western World) (2250) (outgoing specification)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018

None – both AS and A-level qualifications are available to private candidates.

Withdrawal of this specification

This specification will be withdrawn after the June 2018 exams. A final re-sit opportunity only will be available in June 2019.

Information and Communication Technology (2520) (outgoing specification)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018

The AS qualification is available to private candidates.

Withdrawal of this specification

This specification will be withdrawn after the June 2018 exams. A final re-sit only opportunity will be available in June 2019.

The A-level qualification is not available to private candidates.

Law (2160) (outgoing specification)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018

None – both AS and A-level qualifications are available to private candidates.

Withdrawal of this specification

This specification will be withdrawn after the June 2018 exams. A final re-sit only opportunity will be available in June 2019.

AS Law (7161) (new specification)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018None – the AS qualification is available to private candidates.

Mathematics (6360) (outgoing specification)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018The AS and A-level Pure Mathematics qualifications are available to private candidates.

The AS and A-level Mathematics qualifications, and the AS and A-level Further Mathematics qualifications have the following condition on one of the optional units:

Optional Unit MS1A (part coursework, part written exam)

This optional unit is only available to private candidates who are re-taking the unit, in which case their mark for the coursework part must be carried forward.

Withdrawal of these specificatione

These specifications will be withdrawn after the June 2018 exams. A final re-sit only opportunity will be available in June 2019.

AS Mathematics (7356) (new specification)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018None – the AS qualification is available to private candidates.

A-level Mathematics (7357) (new specification)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018None – the A-level qualification is available to private candidates.

Media Studies (2570) (outgoing specification)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018

The AS qualification has the following condition on unit 2. The A-level qualification has the following condition on units 2 and 4.

Units 2 & 4 (MEST2 & MEST4) (coursework units)

You must be attending an AQA centre that will supervise, authenticate and mark these units.

Withdrawal of this specification

This specification will be withdrawn after the June 2018 exams. A final re-sit only opportunity will be available in June 2019.

Modern Hebrew (2675)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018None – both AS and A-level qualifications are available to private candidates.

AS Music (7271) (new specification)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018

The AS qualification is available to private candidates under the following conditions:

Components 7271/P and 7271/C (non-examination assessments)

  • the centre must be able to supervise and assess the production of non-exam assessment evidence
  • any other requirements concerning the administration of non-exam assessments contained within the
    specification must be met.

A-level Music (7272) (new specification)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018

The A-level qualification is available to private candidates under the following conditions:

Components 7272/P and 7272/C (non-examination assessments)

  • the centre must be able to supervise and assess the production of non-exam assessment evidence
  • any other requirements concerning the administration of non-exam assessments contained within the
    specification must be met.

Panjabi (2680)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018None – both AS and A-level qualifications are available to private candidates.

Philosophy (2175) (outgoing specification)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018

None – both AS and A-level qualifications are available to private candidates.

Withdrawal of this specification

This specification will be withdrawn after the June 2018 exams. A final re-sit only opportunity will be available in June 2019.

AS Philosophy (7171) (new specification)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018None – the AS qualification is available to private candidates.

AS Physics (7407)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018

The AS qualification is available to private candidates.

The practical endorsement does not apply to the AS qualification although questions in the papers have been written in the expectation that students have carried out the six AS required practical activities. 15% of the marks in the AS papers will relate to practical work.

A-level Physics (7408)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018The A-level qualification has the following condition:

Component 7408/C (practical skills endorsement)

The centre must be able to make appropriate arrangements for the practical skills endorsement to be completed and assessed.

Polish (2685)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018None – both AS and A-level qualifications are available to private candidates.

AS Politics (7151) (new specification)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018None – the AS qualification is available to private candidates.

AS Psychology (7181)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018None – the AS qualification is available to private candidates.

A-level Psychology (7182)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018None – the A-level qualification is available to private candidates.

AS Religious Studies (7061) (new specification)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018None – the AS qualification is available to private candidates.

A-level Religious Studies (7062) (new specification)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018None – the A-level qualification is available to private candidates.

Religious Studies (2060) (final re-sit opportunity)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018

None – both AS and A-level qualifications are available to private candidates.

Withdrawal of this specification

This specification is available as a final re-sit only opportunity in June 2018.

Science in Society (2400) (final re-sit opportunity)

Exam series Restrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018

The AS and A-level qualifications have the following condition on unit 2. In addition, please note the following for unit 4 of the A-level qualification.

Unit 2 (SCIS2) (coursework unit)

You must make arrangements for your coursework to be authenticated and notify us of the arrangements using a private candidate coursework information form . The form must be submitted at the same time as your entry request.

Unit 4 (SCIS4)

A selection of background material on a topical scientific issue will be available through the exams officer at your accommodating centre around 1 May 2018 (at least six weeks prior to the exam). The issue chosen for this case study will be chosen for topical interest and to exemplify aspects of How Science Works.

The range of documents provided for study is likely to include:

  • news article(s) from the popular press
  • longer review article(s) from popular media (weekend newspapers, general magazines)
  • article(s) from general science magazines (such as New Scientist, Scientific American)
  • material from specialist scientific sources aimed at informing the general public (such as general publications from the British Association for the Advancement of Science, Royal Society, research councils)
  • paper(s) from scientific journals (edited where necessary to remove excessive detail and to emphasise the form of the paper and the argument – detailed understanding of complex science explanation in a specialist area will not be expected).

Withdrawal of this specification

This specification is available as a final re-sit only opportunity in June 2018.

AS Sociology (7191)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018None – the AS qualification is available to private candidates.

A-level Sociology (7192)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018None – the A-level qualification is available to private candidates.

AS Spanish (7691) (new specification)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018

The AS qualification has the following requirement on component 3.

Components 7691/3T or 7691/3V (non-exam assessments)

This specification is available provided that your accommodating centre can make appropriate arrangements for conducting the speaking test.

Each unit has two available options:

  • option T involves the teacher at the centre conducting the tests
  • option V involves one of our examiners visiting the accommodating centre to conduct the tests.

Please note that centres can only enter for the visiting examiner option for component 3 if they have at least 10 candidates for the particular unit.

A-level Spanish (7692) (new specification)

June 2018

The A-level qualification has the following requirement on component 3.

Components 7692/3T or 7692/3V (non-exam assessments)

This specification is available provided that your accommodating centre can make appropriate arrangements for conducting the speaking test.

Each unit has two available options:

  • option T involves the teacher at the centre conducting the tests
  • option V involves one of our examiners visiting the accommodating centre to conduct the tests.

Please note that centres can only enter for the visiting examiner option for component 3 if they have at least 10 candidates for the particular unit.

Spanish (2695) (final re-sit opportunity)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018

The AS qualification has the following requirement on unit 2. The A-level qualification has the following requirement on units 2 and 4.

Units 2 & 4 (SPA2T & SPA4T) (speaking tests)

This specification is available provided that your accommodating centre can make appropriate arrangements for conducting the speaking tests.

Withdrawal of this specification

This specification is available as a final re-sit only opportunity in June 2018.

Statistics (6380) (outgoing specification)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018

The AS and A-level qualifications have the following condition on one of the optional units:

Optional Unit SS1A (part coursework, part written exam)

This optional unit is only available to private candidates who are re-taking the unit, in which case their mark for the coursework part must be carried forward.

Withdrawal of this specification

This specification will be withdrawn after the June 2018 exams. A final re-sit only opportunity will be available in June 2019.

Use of Mathematics (pilot) (9360) (outgoing specification)

Please note: as a pilot specification, schools/colleges are invited to take part with the maximum number of candidates and schools/colleges participating in the pilot determined by the regulator.

Exam series Restrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2018 The AS qualification is available to private candidates at centres approved for the pilot only.

The A-level qualification is available to private candidates at centres approved for the pilot only. In addition, the following condition applies to unit 5:

Unit 5 (USE2) (coursework unit)

You must make arrangements for your coursework to be authenticated and notify us of the arrangements using a private candidate coursework information form . The form must be submitted at the same time as your entry request.

Withdrawal of this specification

This specification will be withdrawn after the June 2018 exams. A final re-sit only opportunity will be available in June 2019.