Edexcel GCSE Music: March 2021 update
Read the latest news for Edexcel GCSE Music. This will include the latest information for summer 2021.
Now the outcomes of the Ofqual consultation have been released the details for summer 2021 are becoming clearer. There is now a better idea of the timeline for the summer.
The process for providing the Teacher Assessed Grades and the support material that will be provided to centres is also becoming clearer. There are further details on this in the latest bulletin sent to centres.
There will be support for centres for providing Teacher Assessed Grades this summer through Pearson Development Academy. This will include documents and support sessions, so please do sign up for updates.
We are updating all of the guidance documents for GCSE Music that relate to summer 2021 and these will be found in the 'Course materials' section of the specification page.
The situation is changing and information is updated often. Please keep up to date by using the dedicated support page for summer 2021.
What to do for now
- Continue with NEA components, where possible. These aren't required to be submitted for moderation.
- Continue to deliver the content for Appraising
- Begin to think of the sources of evidence you can use to inform your Teacher Assessed Grade