Specification at a glance

 

AS examinations (AS award 1761)

Unit 1 - GENA1

AS Culture and Society 

50% of AS, 25% of A Level

1 hour 30 minutes written examination

65 marks

Objective test questions and documentary source analysis questions

Available January and June

Unit 2 - GENA2

AS Science and Society 

50% of AS, 25% of A Level

1 hour 30 minutes written examination

65 marks

Objective test questions and source based questions

Available January and June

 

 

A2 examinations (A Level Award 2761)

Unit 3 - GENA3

A2 Culture and Society

25% of A Level

2 hour written examination

70 marks

Source evaluation exercise and two essays

Available January and June

Unit 4 - GENA4

A2 Science and Society 

25% of A Level

2 hour written examination

70 marks

Questions on pre-release Case Study and one essay

Available January and June