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Why AQA English GCSE?

Our GCSE specifications, English Literature and English Language, have been created by a group of trusted teachers, specialists and academics with the classroom always in mind. They are supported by a host of resources, including personal advisors and digital resource banks, to help you achieve more with your students.

  • our individual specifications offer a stimulating and engaging learning experience
  • our assessment is designed to suit everyone, allowing students of all abilities to succeed
  • English Literature and English Language are designed to work together, giving students the opportunity to develop a wider range of knowledge and skills.

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It’s not about the exam… it’s about the course of study and the journey that you take. That’s your education.

Jo Heathcote,
AQA Principal Examiner, English

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