Biology Verification Key Messages – Round 2 (June 2016)

Round 2 Verification Key Messages for Biology have now been published on SQA’s website.

To access the Verification Key Messages, please click on the link below:

Round 2 Biology Verification Key Messages – 2016

For further information, please contact Paula – paula.greenwood@sqa.org.uk

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Science Verification Key Messages – Round 2 (June 2016)

Round 2 Verification Key Messages for Science have now been published on SQA’s website.

The access the Verification Key Messages, please click on the link below:

Round 2 Science Verification Key Messages – 2016

For further information, please contact Paula – paula.greenwood@sqa.org.uk

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New HN Science Assessment Support Packs (ASPs)

New HN Science Assessment Support Packs (ASPs) have recently been published. These ASPs have been developed to support the delivery of the new HN Science Units.

The following HN Science ASPs have now been published on SQA’s Secure Website – www.sqa.org.uk/sqasecure

Physics Principles: Heat and Thermodynamics (H93G 34)
Relativity and Quantum Mechanics (H93K 35)

To access the ASPs on SQA’s Secure Website, please contact your SQA Co-ordinator.

Additional HN Science ASPs are being developed and they will be published in …

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Unit content surveys: National 5 Biology, Higher Biology, Advanced Higher Biology, and Higher Human Biology (Reminder)

As part of SQA’s evaluation of the new National Qualifications, and following the publication of Subject Reports, we are reviewing the mandatory content in the National 5 Biology, Higher Biology, Advanced Higher Biology, and Higher Human Biology Units.

To support this review, we would be interested in your feedback. To access the surveys, please click on the relevant link below:

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Understanding Standards Events for Advanced Higher Biology

SQA will be hosting a series of events to support practitioners in developing their understanding of the standards required for the new Advanced Higher Courses, and the application of these standards. The Advanced Higher Biology events will take place in November 2016.

About the events

The events will include reviewing and discussing candidate evidence.
The events will include discussing the allocation of marks for the evidence reviewed.
Delegates will have the opportunity to discuss and clarify their understanding …

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Unit content surveys: National 5 Biology, Higher Biology, Advanced Higher Biology, and Higher Human Biology

As part of SQA’s evaluation of the new National Qualifications, and following the publication of Subject Reports, we are reviewing the mandatory content in the National 5 Biology, Higher Biology, Advanced Higher Biology, and Higher Human Biology Units.

To support this review, we would be interested in your feedback. The access the surveys, please click on the relevant link below:

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