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Archived examination syllabuses, papers and examiner's comments

 

 

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2019

       

Examiner's comments [PDF, 48 KB]

Examiner's comments [PDF, 228 KB]

Examiner's comments [PDF, 38 KB]

2018

 

Exam paper [PDF, 126 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 556 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 681 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 278 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 265 KB]

Examiner's comments [PDF, 52 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 2 MB]

Examiner's comments [PDF, 44 KB]

July 2017

 

Exam paper [PDF, 46 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 1.3 MB]

Exam paper [PDF, 478 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 73 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 739 KB]

Examiner's comments [PDF, 87 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 4.4 MB]

Examiner's comments [PDF, 50 KB]

February 2017

         

Exam paper [PDF, 80 KB]

Examiner's comments [PDF, 14 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 467 KB]

Examiner's comments [PDF, 366 KB]

2016

 

Exam paper [PDF, 43 KB]

Examiner's comments [PDF, 13 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 446 KB]

Examiner's comments [PDF, 77 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 326 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 56 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 1.6 MB]

Exam paper [PDF, 1.5 MB]

Examiner's comments [PDF, 26 KB]

2015

Syllabus [PDF, 109 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 33 KB]

Examiner's comments [PDF, 187 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 249 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 579 KB]

Examiner's comments [PDF, 567 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 41 KB]

Examiner's comments [PDF, 164 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 367 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 2.1 MB]

Examiner's comments [PDF, 21 KB]

2014

Syllabus [PDF, 54 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 38 KB]

Examiner's comments [PDF, 28 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 429 KB]

Examiner's comments [PDF, 20 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 257 KB]

Examiner's comments [PDF, 38 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 64 KB]

Examiner's comments [PDF, 18 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 469 KB]

Examiner's comments [PDF, 21 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 791 KB]

Examiner's comments [PDF, 27 KB]

2013

Syllabus [PDF, 55 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 52 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 480 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 109 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 25 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 243 KB]

Examiner's comments [PDF, 186 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 4.1 MB]

Examiner's comments [PDF, 24 KB]

2012

Syllabus [PDF, 58 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 296 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 903 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 160 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 137 KB]

Examiner's comments [PDF, 12 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 125 KB]

Examiner's comments [PDF, 14 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 1.4 MB]

Examiner's comments [PDF, 11 KB]

2011

Syllabus [PDF, 54 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 35 KB]

Examiner's comments [PDF, 14 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 187 KB]

Examiner's comments [PDF, 12 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 392 KB]

Examiner's comments [PDF, 15 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 95 KB]

Examiner's comments [PDF, 28 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 1.1 MB]

Examiner's  comments [PDF, 45 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 3.4 MB]

Examiner's comments [PDF, 66 KB]

2010

Syllabus [PDF, 59 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 114 KB]

Examiner's comments [PDF, 31 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 308 KB]

Examiner's comments [PDF, 23 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 457 KB]

Examiner's comments [PDF, 18 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 250 KB]

Examiner's comments [PDF, 66 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 367 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 1.9 MB]

Examiner's comments [PDF, 12 KB]

2009

Syllabus [PDF, 84 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 194 KB]

Examiner's comments [PDF, 58 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 212 KB]

Examiner's comments [PDF, 47 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 816 KB]

Examiner's comments [PDF, 23 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 106 KB]

Examiner's comments [PDF, 19 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 353 KB]

Examiner's  comments [PDF, 15 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 2.2 MB]

Examiner's comments [PDF, 21 KB]

2008

Syllabus [PDF, 53 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 238 KB]

Examiner's comments [PDF, 22 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 165 KB]

Examiner's comments [PDF, 33 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 160 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 116 KB]

Examiner's comments [PDF, 34 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 354 KB]

Examiner's  comments [PDF, 13 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 1.4 MB]

Examiner's comments [PDF, 21 KB]

2007

Syllabus [PDF, 69 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 231 KB]

Examiner's comments [PDF, 117 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 278 KB]

Examiner's comments

Exam paper [PDF, 252 KB]

Examiner's comments

Exam paper [PDF, 105 KB]

Examiner's comments

Exam paper [PDF, 283 KB]

Examiner's comments

Exam paper [PDF, 2.1 MB]

Examiner's comments

2006

Syllabus [PDF, 35 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 122 KB]

Examiner's comments - Paper A1 [PDF, 10 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 370 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 163 KB]

Examiner's comments [PDF, 15 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 87 KB]

Examiner's comments [PDF, 38 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 342 KB]

Examiner's comments [PDF, 10 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 1.9 MB]

Examiner's comments [PDF, 33 KB]

2005

Syllabus [PDF, 229 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 628 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 851 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 686 KB]

Examiner's comments [PDF, 24 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 408 KB]

Examiner's comments [PDF, 17 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 1.1 MB]

Examiner's comments [PDF, 211 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 1.9 MB]

Examiner's comments [PDF, 25 KB]

2004

Syllabus [PDF, 87 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 273 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 243 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 186 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 196 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 713 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 1.4 MB]

2003

Syllabus [PDF, 33 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 30 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 27 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 24 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 544 KB]

Exam paper [PDF, 1.4 MB]

Exam paper [PDF, 1.8 MB]

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