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  • New National Qualifications

  • Curriculum for Excellence

  • 3-18

    4 levels of learning

    Skills Pathways

    Experiences

    21st Century Flexible

    Outcomes

    Qualifications

    Curriculum for Excellence

  • Successful Learners

    Confident Individuals

    Responsible Citizens

    Effective Contributors

  • Skills for Learning, Skills for Life and Skills

    for Work

  • Skills for Learning, Skills for Life,

    Skills for Work

  • Literacy and Numeracy

  • • Gaidhlig Courses at National 3 and 4

    • Lifeskills Mathematics National 3, 4 and 5

    • English Courses at National 3 and 4

    • Mathematics National 3 and National 4

    Numeracy Literacy

    LiteracyNumeracy

    Please note that free standing Units are available for Literacy and Numeracy SCQF Levels 3 -5

  • New National Qualifications

  • SCQF Level

    Advanced Higher

    Higher

    National 5

    National 4

    National 3

    National 2

    National 1

    Graded A-D

    Graded A-D

    Graded A-D

    Pass/Fail

    Pass/Fail

    Pass/Fail

    Pass/Fail

    Previous/Existing Replaced by Resulting

    Advanced Higher

    Higher

    SG Credit/Int2

    SG General/Int1

    Access 3/SG Foundation

    Access 2

    Access 1

    7

    6

    5

    4

    3

    2

    1

  • Course Structures

    AV=Added Value/CA=Course Assessment

    Structure National 4 National 5 Higher Advanced Higher

    Unit Chemical Changes and Structures

    Chemical Changes and Structures

    Chemical Changes and Structures

    Inorganic and Physical Chemistry

    Unit Nature’s Chemistry

    Nature’s Chemistry

    Nature’s Chemistry

    Organic Chemistry and Instrumental Analysis

    Unit Chemisty in Society

    Chemistry in Society

    Chemistry in Society

    Researching Chemistry

    AV/CA AV: Assignment CA: Assignment and Question Paper

    CA: Assignment and Question Paper

    CA: Project and Question Paper

  • Assessment Methods for new National Qualifications

    • Assignment • Case Study • Performance • Portfolio • Practical Activity • Project • Question Paper

  • Mandatory and Support Documents Mandatory Information Course and Unit Specifications Course Assessment Specification Advice and Guidance Course and Unit Support Notes Award Support Notes Assessment Support Unit Assessment Support Packs (UASPs) Specimen Question Paper and Marking Instructions Coursework Information

  • Group Task Using the handout detailing different NQ Coursework that candidates have to undertake, discuss: 1 What research methods would you recommend to a candidate undertaking one of these? 2 What skills or knowledge would you need to show the candidate? Or expect them to have to undertake their research? 3 What help and expertise could you offer to subject colleagues who are assessing these Assignments? 4 How would you promote your services across all campuses?

  • Certification

  • Th e

    Fo u

    r C ap

    acitie s

  • Th e

    Fo u

    r C ap

    acitie s

  • Useful Links

    SQA www.sqa.org.uk

    SCQF www.scqf.org.uk

    Certification www.sqa.org.uk/sqc/

    NPFS http://www.npfs.org.uk/learning-pathways/

    Skills in a nutshell http://www.npfs.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/nutshells_skills_E-1.pdf

    http://www.sqa.org.uk/ http://www.scqf.org.uk/ http://www.sqa.org.uk/sqc/ http://www.npfs.org.uk/learning-pathways/ http://www.npfs.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/nutshells_skills_E-1.pdf

  • Question Time