Is AQA English?

Is AQA English?

We collaborate with publishers to ensure that you have ‘AQA approved’ textbooks to support you and your students with English AS and A-level, GCSE and ELC specifications.

Is English GCSE AQA or Edexcel?

Compare our GCSE English Literature (8702) to Edexcel’s offering. Although each exam board’s specification is different, the Department for Education (DfE) and Ofqual state that they all need to include the following: at least one Shakespeare play….Paper 1.

AQA Edexcel
40% of GCSE 50% of GCSE

What does AQA mean?


Acronym Definition
AQA Assessment and Qualifications Alliance (UK)
AQA Assessment and Qualifications Alliance
AQA Any Question Answered
AQA American Quality Assessors (India Pvt Ltd)

Is AQA English exam board?

AQA. AQA (Assessment and Qualifications Alliance) is one of the main examination boards in England and currently accounts for more than half of the GCSE and A-level qualifications taken and marked in the UK each year.

Which exam board is the easiest for GCSE English?

Edexcel iGCSE
What are the Easiest and Hardest Exam Boards for GCSE English? Edexcel iGCSE is said to be the easiest board to take English Language and Literature under.

Is AQA same as Edexcel?

Key differences The AQA papers are equally weighted, putting less pressure on students to do better in one than the other. Edexcel’s two papers are split 40%/60% and have a greater emphasis on persuasive and instructional writing. Edexcel offer students a choice of writing questions on both papers.

Is AQA the same as Oxford AQA?

OxfordAQA is a partnership between Oxford University Press (a department of the University of Oxford) and AQA, by far the UK’s largest provider of GCSEs and A-levels. So while you may just be getting to know us, no one brings greater educational expertise to helping you nurture a love of learning in your students.

Is AQA and Cambridge the same?

IGCSE, which is the International General Certificate of Secondary Education 2. International AS and A-Level (Cambridge International GCE A-Levels). AQA is the Assessment and Qualifications Alliance, it provides qualifications and examinations only in England, Wales and Northern Ireland.

Is AQA or Edexcel easier English?

The hardest is Pearson Edexcel, and the iGCSE branch of the qualification in particular. Within this, there are less papers to be sat than AQA, but the time given is shorter.

Which GCSE board is the best?

1. What are the main exam boards for Maths GCSE?

  • Edexcel. Edexcel is an internal exam board owned by a company called Pearson.
  • OCR. The OCR (Oxford, Cambridge and RSA) is another top GCSE board.
  • AQA. AQA, on the other hand, set and mark over half of all GCSEs and A-levels taken in the UK every year.

What’s harder AQA or Edexcel?


AQA L1/L2 Certificates. AQA Level 1/Level 2 Certificates (IGCSE) explanation of results. IGCSE is a registered trademark of University of Cambridge International Examinations.

Is AQA similar to CIE?

For the A Level examination, there are many examination boards such as CIE, OCR, Edexcel, AQA and others. ‘CIE A Level’ refers to A Level by Cambridge International Examinations (CIE), while ‘UK A Level’ collectively refers to A Level by Edexcel, AQA, OCR and all other UK examination boards except CIE.

Is AQA Oxford or Cambridge?

For school exams, we work with two main boards: Cambridge Assessment International Education, Pearson Edexcel and Oxford International AQA Examinations. So how do you choose between them? Both boards offer qualifications that are internationally recognised and accepted by colleges and universities around the world.

Why Teach with AQA English?

AQA English is the popular choice for an overwhelming majority of teachers, due to our commitment to high-quality resources and specialist support.

How do I contact AQA GCE?

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What are the EA-Aqa home 2021/22 exam changes?

e-AQA Home 2021/22 exam changes Subjects Qualifications Professional development Exams admin you are here Home Subjects English AS and A-level English Language (7701, 7702) AS and A-level English Language

What are the GCSE English language (8700) exam changes?

English GCSE English Language (8700) GCSE English Language 8700 2021 exam changesThe Government announced that it won’t be possible for exams to go ahead as normal this summer.