This blogpost outlines assessment arrangements for HNCs, HNDs and SVQs in 2021-22.
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Information on how your HNVQs will be assessed in 2021-22.
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In this blog post, the Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework (SCQF) Partnership explain what the SCQF is and why understanding it can help you plan your next steps.
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Many school learners will be studying for vocational qualifications – such as National Progression Awards or Skills for Work courses which are often part of Foundation Apprenticeships – through School-College partnerships (or similar) this year. If so, they may be assessed through an alternative process developed for these qualifications in 2020-21. This is separate to the Alternative Certification Model being used to result National Qualifications this year.
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This year, more than any other, is a real challenge for you as a learner. You are probably finding it more difficult to learn, and finding assessment more of a challenge, given the ongoing Covid-19 restrictions. The education system across Scotland is working hard to support colleges to find ways to ease the assessment burden for you, whilst making sure that your qualification will still hold real value for you in the future.
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