Section 2b.1 – Updated to show students can complete the evaluation and analysis of performance for improvement (EAPI) in their practical sport or any other sport from the approved list.
Section 2e.18, Gymnastics – Updated to correct GCSE to GCE.
Section 2e.37, Table Tennis – Updated to remove intercepting in doubles as this is not a relevant skill in this sport.
Update to Powerchair football: Classification criteria link has been updated to reflect the changed location of this information.
Update to Wheelchair Basketball: Classification criteria link has been updated to reflect the changed location of this information.
Addition of a new section, 3c.4, page 94 – Updated filming requirements for the AS and A level specifications. See below for full text:
To support moderation, centres are requested to keep the following as a minimum filmed evidence sample of on-site activities:
This is in addition to the off-site activity filmed evidence requirements.
We have become aware of a number of centres who haven't completed logs of competitive participation. Please note the final paragraph in section 2b.1: your learners are required to complete a competitive log for each of their sports. A template can be found in the forms section of the subject page on the OCR website.
If you teach students with a physical disability, please see section 1e of the guide to NEA for how to apply to adapt the sports criteria to suit the disability. This should be completed and sent in to OCR the first term of their course.
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