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May 2020

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Changes to GCSE Music specification

We've updated our specification to include the specific versions students need to study for areas of study 2, 3 and 4.

February 2020

03
Updated: Question papers, mark schemes and reports on the exam: what’s available when

We’re changing the date of when we publish question papers, mark schemes and reports on the exam on our website. This is now applicable to all qualifications.

December 2019

16
Summer 2020 NEA face-to-face teacher standardisation available

We encourage all teachers marking centre-assessed components this summer to complete standardisation as a refresher before you start marking assessments.

02
Question papers, mark schemes and reports on the exam: what’s available when

We’re changing the date of when we publish our AS, A-level and GCSE question papers, mark schemes and reports on the exam on our website.

October 2019

01
AS and A-level Music updated scores of set works on SKM

We've made a few changes to the set works scores for Area of Study 1 to correct some discrepancies.

01
GCSE Music (8271) additional specification changes for 2022

We’ve made a further change to the replacement study piece for Area of Study 4 in the GCSE Music specification. The change affects first teaching in September 2020 for exams in summer 2022.

01
AS and A-level Music summer 2020 component 3 pre-release on SKM

The summer 2020 AS and A-level Music Component 3 Composition pre-release materials (7271/C and 7272/C) are available in the secure key materials (SKM) area of our secure extranet e-AQA.

September 2019

06
GCSE Music (8271) specification changes

We’ve updated our GCSE Music (8271) specification to replace the current study pieces with new pieces for each Area of Study. The change affects first teaching in September 2020 for exams in summer 2022.

July 2019

04
Updates to awarding marks to performances – summer 2019

Ofqual changes for GCSE and A-level Music and Dance mean that for summer 2019 and onwards, we’re removing the requirement to award zero marks for performances in both subjects that do not reach the minimum (and/or maximum for dance) time

May 2019

09
Changes to awarding marks for performances – summer 2019

The Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation (Ofqual) have made changes to how marks are awared for performances.