We’ve made some updates to the specification for GCSE History A: Explaining the Modern World (J410).
In the Period study and non-British depth study, we’ve updated the component codes to J410/01–07. The component numbers and titles for each component are now confirmed as follows:
Note: We have not changed the entry option codes listed in the specification on page 42 onwards, or those listed for GCSE History A in the general qualifications entry codes booklet for 2022/23.
We have made some minor amendments to the specification which include corrections and revised terminology, these include the following:
These amendments do not affect the assessment of this qualification.
You can view and download our amended specification (version 1.6, dated October 2022) from the GCSE History A qualification page. Please make sure you are using the correct version.
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