Graded Unit 2 – New Understanding Standards Document

We have recently published an Understanding Standards document to assist lecturers delivering the new Applied Sciences: Graded Unit 2 (H91X 35), Applied Biological Sciences: Graded Unit 2 (H91Y 35) and Applied Chemical Sciences: Graded Unit 2 (H92L 35).

The Understanding Standards document gives lecturers the opportunity to more fully understand the standards of assessment as they are applied to the new Graded Unit 2, …

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HN Science – Qualifications Support Team (QST)

We have recently published the minutes and actions from the HN Science QST meeting that took place on Thursday 24th March.

To access the minutes and actions, please click on the following weblink – HN Science QST minutes and actions.

For further information, please contact Kirsty – kirsty.mitchell@sqa.org.uk

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NC Applied Sciences (SCQF levels 5 and 6)

SQA recently carried out a scoping exercise to ascertain if the level 5 and level 6 NC Applied Sciences Group Awards were still fit for purpose.

The scoping exercise highlighted a number of key recommendations, and SQA are now seeking interested lecturers/teachers to take forward the key recommendations.

If you are interested in joining the Qualifications Design Team (QDT), Unit writing …

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GPhC consultation on new standards for pharmacy professionals

The General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC) has launched a consultation on new standards for pharmacy professionals. The consultation asks for feedback on nine core standards that all pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, trainees and students will have to meet, to ensure that patients and the public receive safe and effective care and to uphold public trust and confidence in pharmacy.

To access and …

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