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Media Studies GCSE from 2017

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We have developed a GCSE Media Studies qualification for first teaching in Wales from September 2017 (first assessment in 2019). We have worked with the teaching community, education professionals and subject specialists to develop this new GCSE Media Studies qualification to meet approval criteria set by Qualifications Wales. – find link on QW website


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