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GCSE (9-1) Food Preparation and Nutrition

Pre-recorded online training is available to teachers who may have missed our 'Preparing to Teach' training courses. The online training is available on or website, and also includes a question and answer session with subject specialist, Allison Candy.
The opportunity to receive centre visits from our Regional Support Team. Our representatives will visit your centre and offer face-to-face support and guidance with our specifications.
Direct access to our subject specialists, who are on hand to give guidance and advice, with no call centres.

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L Latest news for GCSE Food Preparation and Nutrition

Non-Examination Assessment - Assessment 1

Assessment 1 The Food Investigation Assessment was released on September 1st. The information can be found via the secure wjec website:

Log in to the secure website > Go to resources > Non-Examination Assessment Tasks > Look down to the list of subjects (Do not use the Options drop down boxes) > Scroll down to GCSE Eduqas NEA releases Sep 1 2017 for 2018 - Food Preparation and Nutrition is within the this folder.

FAQs - Assessment 1

View the Frequently Asked Questions in relation to Assessment 1

Latest Digital Resource

Food Provenance Resources to support the teaching of Component 1.5 Where food comes from.

Examiners' Reports
Eduqas GCSE Food Preparation and Nutrition Examiners' Report Summer 2019 e.pdf

Our GCSE (9-1) Food Preparation and Nutrition specification has been accredited by Ofqual. The specification is available to teach in schools and colleges in England from September 2016. 

The sample assessment materials include exemplar question papers and mark schemes.

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Here is a list of materials endorsed by WJEC to support the teaching and learning of this qualification.

All Course Materials

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

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Question Bank

Question Bank is a free tool which allows you to create practice question papers from thousands of past paper questions. In just a few clicks, you can create your own customised paper from our bank of WJEC Eduqas examination questions. Question Bank is currently available for GCSE Food and Nutrition, however questions may still be relevant for this qualification.

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