Our NEA guide now includes the Department for Education's updated activity list. The new activities will be available for first teach September 2020 and first assessment in 2021 (AS Level) and 2022 (A Level).
There are no exams or moderation in June 2021 and results will be based on teacher judgement. The Your guide to the changes for 2021 for this qualification remains available as some of the guidance may still be useful to you and your students.
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Our A Level in Physical Education develops knowledge, understanding and skills relevant to physical education. Students gain understanding of the scientific and socio-cultural factors that underpin physical activity, and demonstrate their ability as either performer or coach.
Specification code: H555
Qualification number: 601/8322/6
First teaching 2016, with first assessment 2018
Our AS Level in Physical Education develops relevant knowledge, understanding and skills in both an academic and a practical setting. Students gain understanding of the scientific and socio-cultural factors that underpin physical activity, and demonstrate their ability as either performer or coach.
Specification code: H155
Qualification number: 601/8323/8
First teaching 2016, with first assessment 2017
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