Level 3 Award in Assessing Vocationally Related Achievement

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Level 3 Award in Assessing Vocationally Related Achievement

Who is this course for?

Candidates who

  • work in teaching/training in the further/higher education and skills sector
  • would like to work in teaching/training in the further/higher education and skills sector
  • have recently started a teaching/training/assessment role
  • work in a teaching/training/assessment role seeking career progression
  • teach/train/assess within an industry/voluntary/adult education setting
  • work as technicians/assistants seeking career progression

 

What are the entry requirements for the course?

Candidates will

  • be qualified/experienced in the subject they intend to assess
  • be able to demonstrate working at Level 2 in English and Maths (GCSE grade C/equivalent)

 

How long is this course?

  • Approximately 12 weeks classroom delivery (September 2017 – December  2017)
  • Approximately 30 weeks portfolio development and assessment by arrangement with the tutor – this is not weekly classroom based (January 2018 – July 2018)

 

What will I study on this course?

At the end of the course candidates will

  • Understand the principles and practices of assessment
  • Assess vocational skills, knowledge and understanding

 

What Qualification will I gain?

City & Guilds Level 3 Award in Assessing Vocationally Related Achievement

 

How is the course assessed?

Assessment methods include: written assignments; professional discussions; a portfolio of assessment practice.

 

What does this course lead on to?

  • Level 3 Award in Education and Training
  • Level 4 Award in the Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice

 

How much will it cost?

  •     £500 per candidate

 

How can I find out more?

For further information please contact Sheila McIntosh on 608501 or email: sheila.mcintosh@highlands.ac.uk