Special consideration in GCSE, AS and A level in Wales: summer 2019 exam series

An annual release that presents data on the number of special consideration requests and approvals in Wales for GCSE, AS and A level qualifications.

Release Date: Friday 13 December, 2019
Period covered: Summer 2019
Next Update: December 2020 (Provisional)

Key Points

  • There were 38,280 special consideration requests in summer 2019, down 8.1% on summer 2018.
  • 90.1% of special consideration requests were approved in summer 2019, up from 79.9% in summer 2018.
  • The proportion of assessments sat with an approved special consideration remained stable at 3.4%.



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Special consideration for GCSE, AS and A level in Wales: Summer 2018 exam series

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