GCSE (9–1) History now accredited | Pearson qualifications

GCSE (91) History now accredited

11 November 2015

We’re delighted to let you know that our new Edexcel GCSE (9–1) History qualification has been accredited by Ofqual for first assessment in summer 2018.

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Support materials

Whether you're exploring the new course, or diving in to teaching this term, our free support is there to help you every step of the way, including free materials to help you plan and teach Edexcel GCSE (9–1) History, with plenty more coming soon.


Download the specification and sample assessment materials


Our detailed 'Getting Started teachers guide' will help you get to grips with the changes to content and assessment.

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Our teaching and learning materials include:

  • mapping documents to existing textbooks
  • schemes of work
  • detailed topic booklets.

Training events

To explore the course in more detail, you can join us at free launch events.

If you're teaching the course as part of a three-year Key Stage 4, there are also free Getting Ready to Teach events to help you get started.

Find out more and book your place on a training event

Published resources

There will be a range of published resources to support our new GCSE qualification.

Find out about Pearson resources, including sample chapters

Find out about Hodder resources, including sample chapters

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