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    1 August 2017 to 31 July 2018

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Level 4 Certificate in Leading the Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice

Summary of course

The role of an IQA is to ensure the quality of the assessment process. Your precise requirements should be discussed. The units for this course are:

Unit 1 - Understanding the Principles and Practices of Internally Assuring the Quality of Assessment.

This unit ensures that the student has the necessary knowledge and understanding required for internal quality assurance of assessment

Unit 2 - Internally Assure the Quality of Assessment.

For practitioners who conduct internal quality assurance of the assessment process from within a centre or organisation, by sample planning, monitoring and advising on the practice of assessors.

Unit 3 - Plan, Allocate and Monitor Work in Own Area of Responsibility.

For practitioners who lead the internal quality assurance process within a centre/organisation and have a responsibility for managing the quality of the assessment process, practice and the performance of IQAs. They may also develop systems and lead on visits from outside agencies such as awarding organisations.

Delivered via interactive workshops (if appropriate) and on-going one to one assessment with a qualified Northampton College Assessor.

How is the course assessed?

Students will complete a portfolio of evidence.

Who is this course for?

The Level 4 Award in Leading the Internal Quality Assurance Processes and Practice is for those who are required to quality assure the assessment process and take responsibility for compliance against regulatory/statutory requirements.

Entry Requirements for new students

There are no formal entry requirements; however, you need to be working within an environment where assessment occurs. You will require access to a mimimum of two assessors to quality assure and have a responsibility for managing the quality of the assessment process within a Centre team.

General Info (materials required for the course)

For further information please contact the Business Centre on 01604 734323 or www.northamptoncollege.ac.uk

Course fee information

We are planning to offer this programme from September 2018. The full details for the 18/19 academic year will be available on the College website from the beginning of July 2018. In the meantime, if you would like to speak to a tutor about the course please call us or complete our easy online enquiry form.


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