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AS/A level Film Studies

Why choose WJEC Eduqas Film?

Over 30 years' experience in delivering film qualifications – we know what teachers want
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An exciting and diverse range of set films
Free digital resources

The opportunity to develop filmmaking and screenwriting skills to explore and pursue creative interests.
Support from our regional support team Direct access to film subject specialists


This subject uses e-submission for the submission of candidate work to EDUQAS for moderated or assessed units/components. For more information and guidance on the process please visit the e-submission webpage.

Why switch to Eduqas for A level Film Studies?

Compare and contrast our A level Specification with the other major examination boards and find out why Eduqas is the best choice for your student

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L Latest news for AS/A Film Studies

6th Moving Image Awards Shortlist Announced

We are delighted to announce the shortlisted finalists of the sixth annual WJEC Eduqas Moving Image Awards. Information about the ceremony and shortlisted finalists can be found here

Connect with teachers via our online networking map

The aim is to create an interactive map to support centres wishing to share experiences and ideas online and face-to-face. Sign up here

Guidance for Teaching

Comprehensive AS Guidance for Teaching and A level Guidance for Teaching documents are now available to support delivering the qualification.

Latest Digital Resource

Comprehensive teacher's guide to Screenwriting

Other Levels GCSE
Examiners' Reports
Eduqas GCE A level Film Studies Examiners' Report Summer 2019
Eduqas AS Film Studies Examiners' Report Summer 2019

Training Courses for Teachers

Our 2019 / 2020 CPD programme is now live.

Book your place on one of our teacher training courses to learn more about the specification and sample assessment materials including assessment objectives, examination structure and other key areas.

Courses are available all over the UK as well as online.

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All Course Materials

We offer a range of materials to support the teaching and learning of this qualification.

Subject News

Moving Image Awards

The Moving Image Awards, designed in partnership with the British Film Institute, recognises and rewards the UK's most talented young film-makers. Every year, students undertaking WJEC qualifications in Film and Media are invited to submit their work for consideration by our panel of judges.

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Why choose WJEC Eduqas Film?

Unique qualifications

The established awarding organisation for Film Studies
Over 30 years' assessment and specification development experience
A commitment to diversity and innovation
A broad choice of films for students
The same films set for AS and A level to allow co-teachability
Assessment which gives maximum opportunity for students to demonstrate all that they have learnt
Detailed mark schemes with guidance on all films set

Films which foreground filmmakers' creative approach to the medium
Creative work at the centre of the qualification – a choice of either filmmaking or screenwriting
Our Moving Image Awards held at the British Film Institute recognise student achievements
Uniform design across GCSE, AS and A level to enable coherent progression

Unique support and resources

Direct access to film subject specialists
Textbook due for publication in Summer 2017
Guidance for teaching resources on course planning and all set films (coming in 2017)

Free face-to-face CPD training courses to introduce the specification
Free, unlimited access to all digital resources
Complete examiner training and support
Support from our regional support team