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The DfE is conducting a review of the primary and secondary National Curriculum.
This site contains the statutory programmes of study for National Curriculum subjects which maintained schools must follow until a new curriculum is in place.

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Key stage 3 subjects

The revised programmes of study for key stage 3 can be downloaded from the subject links below. Alternatively, a hard copy of 'The National Curriculum statutory requirements for key stages 3 and 4 from September 2008' can be ordered from the QCDA orderline.

You will find details of the statutory requirements for key stage 3 and 4 subjects in the general teaching requirements section of this website.

* denotes a non-statutory subject with a non-statutory programme of study 
** denotes a statutory subject with a non-statutory programme of study

Key stage 4 subjects

The revised programmes of study for key stage 4 can be downloaded from the subject links below. Alternatively, a hard copy of 'The National Curriculum statutory requirements for key stages 3 and 4 from September 2008' can be ordered from the QCDA orderline.

You will find details of the statutory requirements for key stage 3 and 4 subjects in the general teaching requirements section of this website.

* denotes a non-statutory programme of study
** denotes a statutory subject with a non-statutory programme of study

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