2015 News

CCEA’s Examinations Emergency Helpline for schools and colleges will be in operation again during the January 2016 examination series.
24/12/2015 - 12:25
Highlighting CCEA's response to issues raised by users
22/12/2015 - 09:22
The Northern Ireland Regulator has approved CCEA’s request to extend the availability of CCEA GCE Applied Business and CCEA GCE Applied Information and Communications Technology (ICT) to 2018
18/12/2015 - 11:29
Space was high on the agenda yesterday as the astronaut Tim Peake joined the International Space Station in orbit. To help celebrate this, CCEA showcased the Level 2 QCF Space Science Technology qualification at the Destination Space event held in W5
17/12/2015 - 11:04
The Head of CCEA Regulation, Roger McCune MBE, has written to schools and colleges regarding the Minister’s decision to continue with the system of lettered grading for GCSE qualifications here
16/12/2015 - 10:28
CCEA is pleased to announce 7 A level specifications have been accredited and are now viewable on The ReVision microsite
15/12/2015 - 11:11
GCSE Phase 4 & 5 Specification Consultations now live
During October and November CCEA consulted with over 700 teachers on Phases 1 – 3 specifications. NOW the remaining CCEA GCSE specifications (Phases 4 – 5) are scheduled for January & February 2016.
10/12/2015 - 15:25
Celebrating Young Film Makers
CCEA celebrated the creativity and talent of 26 of Northern Ireland's future film makers as their films hit the big screen at our Moving Image Arts Showcase Events
03/12/2015 - 15:17
CCEA is withdrawing its Level 3 Key Skills provision, with final assessments in Summer 2017. This final assessment includes a resit opportunity as CCEA will not be accepting any new entries in September 2016
27/11/2015 - 11:18
The Minister for Education, John O'Dowd MLA, has confirmed that the A* to G grading system will continue at GCSE in Northern Ireland.
17/11/2015 - 15:46
Digital Skills
From early 2016 CCEA will be launching a programme of training and development for primary school teachers in computing and coding.
13/11/2015 - 16:04
GCSE Digital Technology Consultation Event
Due to increased demand, we have provided an additional date for GCSE Digital Technology consultation event.
12/11/2015 - 10:17