Summer 2022 support

On 30 September, the Department for Education and Ofqual published the outcomes of the consultation on proposed summer 2022 adaptations, including optionality and advance information.

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The consultation concluded that all of the proposals set out in the consultation document would be implemented.

Read more about the 2022 consultation outcomes

For GCSE Computer Science, the following arrangements have been confirmed for summer 2022: 

Advanced Information

To make exams in 2022 less daunting, students will be given advance information to help them manage their exam preparation. This information will be issued in the spring term to help students to focus their revision time.  

However, the DfE have confirmed that if the impact of the pandemic worsens, this could be issued earlier in the academic year. We will update you on the timing of the advance information release once this has been confirmed.

Read more about advance information with the JCQ teacher guidance


We will be supporting you and your students every step of the way with the 2022 summer arrangements.