Biology/Human Biology – Understanding the next steps for session 2016–17

Guidance notes for session 2016–17 have recently been published.

The guidance notes explain the impact on assessment for candidates being presented in session 2016–17.

To access the guidance notes, please click on the relevant link below:

National 3 Biology
National 4 Biology
National 5 Biology
Higher Biology
Higher Human Biology
Advanced Higher Biology

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

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Science – Understanding the next steps for session 2016–17

Guidance notes for session 2016–17 have recently been published.

The guidance notes explain the impact on assessment for candidates being presented in session 2016–17.

To access the guidance notes, please click on the relevant link below:

National 3 Science
National 4 Science

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

Animal and Plant Cell Culture: An Introduction (H920 34)
Animal Biology (H921 35)
Applications of Transition Metal …

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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 on the following dates:

16th November 2016 (Aberdeen)
25th November 2016 (Glasgow)
26th November 2016 (Edinburgh)

For further information and to book a place, …

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HN/SVQ Pharmacy – EV Vacancy

Applications are invited for the post of External Verifier for HN/SVQ Pharmacy for academic session 2016/17.

Applicants will be expected to have sufficient, verifiable, relevant experience and knowledge of the Pharmaceutical Science sector and have knowledge and understanding of current practices. Applicants should have experience in delivering, assessing and quality assuring SQA units/qualifications.

For further information and to apply, …

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