Assessment-related information and guidance
2015 oral exam windows and other key dates
This subject update provides information about the dates for orals across all language qualifications in our portfolio and submission deadlines.
Getting ready for the 2015 orals
This update includes links to FAQs, administrative support and other training guides, information about languages not offered in your centre, and a special video on preparing for orals in the lesser taught languages).
Getting to grips with controlled assessments
This update has comprehensive support and tips for controlled assessments, with quick links to relevant teacher support booklets and FAQs.
New draft specifications for 2016 GCSE
Information about our new draft specifications.
Special requirements information
Guidance on special requirements, including information about how to apply for special consideration and access arrangements.
Our database of FAQs about the delivery and administration of our qualifications lets you filter your search to see qualification-specific queries.
JCQ exams office
Guidance and exam-related forms on the Joint Council for Qualifications website.
Upcoming language qualification developments
Please ensure that you've consulted the administrative support guides (or instructions for the conduct of the exam that appear as appendices in Edexcel Certificate or International GCSE specifications) for the qualifications that you're teaching.