Qualifications for External Quality Assurance Level 4

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Qualifications for External Quality Assurance Level 4


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Qualifications for External Quality Assurance L4


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NCFE Level 4 Award in Understanding the External Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice - QAN 501/0884/0

NCFE Level 4 Award in Externally Assuring the Quality of Assessment Processes and Practices - QAN 501/0883/9

NCFE Level 4 Certificate in Leading the External Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice - QAN 501/0891/8

Course Fees: £650 for the first two units


Awarding Body:

NCFE / CACHE


Qualification Overview

Introduction      

We want to make your experience of working with NCFE as pleasant and easy as possible.

This Qualification Specification contains everything you need to know about these qualifications and should be used by everyone involved in the planning,

delivery and assessment of the NCFE Level 4 Qualifications for External Quality Assurance Staff.

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About this qualification
 
The NCFE Level 4 Qualifications for External Quality Assurance Staff have been accredited by the qualifications regulators for England,

Wales and Northern Ireland¹, and are part of the Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF).
These qualifications are eligible for funding under the Learning and Skills Act 2000 under Section 97.

For further guidance on funding, please contact your local funding provider.
¹The qualifications regulators ('regulators') are Ofqual in England, DCELLS in Wales and CCEA in Northern Ireland.
 

Geographical coverage
 
These qualifications have been accredited for use in England, Wales and Northern Ireland. We're able to provide

the Qualification Specification and assessment materials in the Welsh and/or Irish language where requested and appropriate.
 

Things you need to know
 
NCFE Level 4 Award in Understanding the External Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice
Qualification accreditation number: 501/0884/0

Aim reference: 50108840
Guided learning hours (GLH): 45 QCF level: 4
Qualification credit value: 6
Assessment requirements: internally assessed and externally moderated portfolio of evidence
 
NCFE Level 4 Award in Externally Assuring the Quality of Assessment Processes and Practices
Qualification accreditation number: 501/0883/9

Aim reference: 50108839
Guided learning hours (GLH): 75 QCF level: 4
Qualification credit value: 12
Assessment requirements: internally assessed and externally moderated portfolio of evidence

 

NCFE Level 4 Certificate in Leading the External Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice
Qualification accreditation number: 501/0891/8

Aim reference: 50108918
Guided learning hours (GLH): 100 QCF level: 4
Qualification credit value: 17
Assessment requirements: internally assessed and externally moderated portfolio of evidence

Aims and Objectives of the qualifications
 
NCFE Level 4 Award in Understanding the External Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice
This qualification is intended for those who wish to gain an understanding of the principles and

practices of external quality assurance without any requirement to practice.
NCFE Level 4 Award in Externally Assuring the Quality of Assessment Processes and Practices
This qualification is intended for those who maintain the quality of assessment from outside an

organisation or assessment centre, usually on behalf of an awarding organisation.
NCFE Level 4 Certificate in Leading the External Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice
This qualification is intended for those who lead a team of people responsible for assuring the quality of assessment from outside an organisation or assessment centre, usually on behalf of an awarding organisation.

Entry guidance 

These qualifications are designed for learners aged 19 and above.
There aren't any specific recommended prior learning requirements for these qualifications,

however learners might find it helpful if they've already achieved a Level 3 qualification.
Centres are responsible for ensuring that these qualifications are appropriate for the age and ability of learners.

 

They need to make sure that learners can fulfil the requirements of the assessment criteria and comply with the relevant literacy, numeracy and health and safety aspects of these qualifications.


Learners registered on these qualifications shouldn't undertake another qualification at the same level with the same, or a similar title, as duplication of learning may affect funding levels.

Achieving the qualifications
 
These qualifications consist of a mixture of 3 units:
Unit 01 Understanding the principles and practices of externally assuring the quality of assessment
Unit 02 Externally assure the quality of assessment
Unit 03 Plan, allocate and monitor work in own area of responsibility
NCFE Level 4 Award in Understanding the External Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice Learners are required to successfully complete Unit 01.


NCFE Level 4 Award in Externally Assuring the Quality of Assessment Processes and Practices
Learners are required to successfully complete Unit 01 and Unit 02.
 

NCFELevel 4 Certificate in Leading the External Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice
Learners are required to successfully complete all 3 mandatory units.


To achieve the NCFE Level 4 Qualifications for External Quality Assurance Staff, learners must successfully demonstrate their achievement of all learning outcomes and assessment criteria detailed in this Qualification Specification for the relevant units.

Grades are not awarded.


Learners who aren't successful can resubmit work within the registration period, however, a charge may apply.

 

 A Credit and Unit Summary Certificate can be requested for learners who don't achieve the full certificate but who have achieved at least one whole unit.


Progression opportunities
 
Learners who have completed the NCFE Level 4 Qualifications for External Quality Assurance Staff may progress to further learning by undertaking a Level 4 qualification in a related discipline.
It's also anticipated that successful completion of these qualifications will lead directly into employment as a lead external verifier.

Credit Transfer  One of the benefits of the QCF is that learners can transfer credit from one qualification to another.

 

Learners who've already achieved one or more of the units included in these qualifications elsewhere can transfer the credit already achieved.

 

Simply let us know which units are being achieved by credit transfer on the Certificate Claim Form.
Please see www.accreditedqualifications.org.uk for information about the units in these qualifications.

 

Work / Portfolio Based

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Study Centre: Presidency London College, White City, London, NW10 6RF

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Fee Details

Fees:£650

Concession Fees:£650

Oversease Fees:£650

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