English Entry Level
This page contains information related to our Entry Level English specification available in England and Wales.
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About this Qualification
WJEC Entry Level Certificate in English is suitable for Entry Level candidates. It will develop students' abilities to communicate effectively in speech and writing, and to listen with understanding. It should also enable them to develop enthusiasm, understanding and knowledge in their reading
Entry Level Certificate is available in the March series and candidates will be awarded a level at the end of the course based upon the quality of their work. There are two schemes of assessment for Entry Level Certificate; Option 01 - an externally assessed written paper is provided, Option 02 - the examination is replaced by a controlled task which is also externally assessed. There is a coursework element for both schemes of assessment.
More information on the Entry Level Certificate can be found in the specification.
- WJEC is a primary sponsor at this year's annual NATE conference, which is part of a year-long partnership with the organisation.
- The way coursework marks will be submitted for Entry Level Certificate has changed. Centres will now submit marks through IAMIS on the secure website. 'C Forms' and E1 sheets are no longer required. Please see our bulletin on the changes to the submission of marks for more information.
- Additional guidance on the Speaking and Listening requirements of the Entry Level Certificate is now available.
- The sampling formula for Entry Level Certificate has changed. Please see the sampling guidance document for further information.
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Entry Level SectionAdministration Team
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Subject Support OfficerLewis Beecham
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