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NCFE Internal Quality Assurance Unit 1 theory £95

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Online
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£95 £50/month
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Typology Vocational qualification Level 4
Methodology Online
Class hours 45h
Duration 1 Month
Start Different dates available
Online campus Yes
Support service Yes
Personal tutor Yes
  • Vocational qualification Level 4
  • Online
  • 45h
  • Duration:
    1 Month
  • Start:
    Different dates available
  • Online campus
  • Support service
  • Personal tutor
Description

This internal quality assurance (IQA) course is designed for all those professionals involved in the IQA process. Participants in this 30 hour course will develop techniques and an understanding of how to prepare an IQA plan. Participants will learn how to effectively manage their teams. Gain a basic knowledge of the operations of a standardization meeting. Practice planning and preparing an IQA plan. Learn what IQA plans entail and how to maximize the result. Learn to manage information related to IQA. After completing this course, participants will be able to prepare a high-quality internal quality assurance plan.

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Price for Emagister users: Only if booked through emagister

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Where and when
Starts Location
Different dates available
Online
Starts Different dates available
Location
Online

To take into account

· What are the objectives of this course?

The objectives of this course unit are to become competent in the principles and practices of internally assuring the quality of assessment.

· Who is it intended for?

Any manager or professional working in the quality assurance department of any learning and development organisation. Anyone wanting to develop their working knowledge of the internal quality assurance practices in education and training.

· Requirements

You need to prove competency in the sector and have made some form of progression from the TAQA to the IQA in a professional capacity. A leading UK online-training and education provider.

· Qualification

This qualification is for managers who just want to take the knowledge based course rather than the practical IQA Award.

· What marks this course apart?

We offer flexible routes to learning, no semester schedules and no attendance at lectures required. You can start your course and move through it how you want and at your pace and under your direction. This makes us better than colleges and universities as they only offer traditional prescribed routes to study. Our courses are also fully supported unlike most other organisations offering distance learning, we actually offer detailed feedback and help you understand what is required. . . Our turn around on assignment feedback is quicker we have a 7 day policy if not quicker in this respect. Your tutor can be contacted 24/7 via our Moodle LMS and again you will get an immediate response. Attendance is not required and costs can be kept down for you. Your time can be better spent reading and researching not getting caught up in the classroom so no more school type scenarios that's for kids right. Cost comparisons are massive due to the fact that our model of education using technology and the Internet allows us to reduce costs and pass these benefits onto our students. However we do offer extra mentoring for all our courses that can be booked out as an additional requirement if required so you never get left behind. We are subsequently more cost effective than colleges and universities even if you take out our mentoring options. If you have outside commitments, children to care for and other interests in the evening or unsociable work hours you can still engage with us as we are always here 24/7 - 365 days a year. Our Moodle Learning Management System never sleeps. We will always communicate with you as we are dedicated to that task unlike colleges or universities whose staffs have a million and one things to do in the working week and you can never get to talk to anyone when you need them? Call us now to discuss how we can help you save time and money on your required studies.

· What happens after requesting information?

We require a completed application form along with a discussion with one of our team to ensure that you meet all of the requirements for entry to this qualification.

· How do you assess me on the course?

You will work with your own tutor on Moodle and create a theory response that is assessed on a pass or refer basis. Guidance will be given via a written feedback report until you have passed the theory based assignment.

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Laura Embleton
5.0 21/02/2018
What I would highlight: I really enjoyed the course, it stretched and challenged me and I found it difficult at times but this was a good thing as it developed the gaps in my theory knowledge.
What could be improved: Nothing here.
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)
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Achievements for this centre

This centre has demonstrated its quality on Emagister
9 years with Emagister

What you'll learn on the course

Quality Training
Quality
Quality Assurance
IT Development
Learning and Development
Planning
Quality Policy
Internal Quality Assurance
Quality Assurance Planning
Quality Assurance Systems
Monitoring Quality of Assessment
Quality Process
Quality of Assurance Maintenance
Information Management

Teachers and trainers (1)

Paul Cook - MSET,MA,PGCE,BA Hons.
Paul Cook - MSET,MA,PGCE,BA Hons.
Manager/Owner

Paul Cook - MSET - MA Education - PGCE - BA Hons Personal Profile: MSET Masters in Education at the University of Hull Paul graduated from the University of Lincoln receiving a BA (Hon’s) in Interactive Design. PGCE (Post Graduate Certificate in Education) BA Hons (Interactive Design - Multimedia), C.G.L.I 7307 (Post 16 Training Certificate) Part 1&2, Cambridge 118 FPP (FERL Practitioner Programme - Strand 4 VLE Management) MIFL 020-33974548

Course programme

Unit 1 is for those professionals wanting an understanding of the IQA process.

Unit 1-Understanding the principles and practices of internally assuring the quality of assessment. Unit accreditation no. T/601/5320.

The aim of this unit is to assess the knowledge and understanding a learning and development practitioner requires for the internal quality assurance of assessment. ‘Practitioner’ means anyone with a learning and development responsibility as whole or part of their role.

Guided Learning Hours: 45

Credit Value: 6

Level: 4

This unit is mandatory for all qualifications.

Learning Outcome - The learner will:

Assessment Criterion - The learner can:

1

Understand the context and principles of internal quality assurance

1.1

Explain the functions of internal quality assurance in learning and development

1.2

Explain the key concepts and principles of the internal quality assurance of assessment

1.3

Explain the roles of practitioners involved in the internal and external quality assurance process

1.4

Explain the regulations and requirements for internal quality assurance in own area of practice

2

Understand how to plan the internal quality assurance of assessment

2.1

Evaluate the importance of planning and preparing internal quality assurance activities

2.2

Explain what an internal quality assurance plan should contain

2.3

Summarise the preparations that need to be made for internal quality assurance, including:

• information collection

• communications

• administrative arrangements

• resources

3

Understand techniques and criteria for monitoring the quality of assessment internally

3.1

Evaluate different techniques for sampling evidence of assessment, including use of technology

3.2

Explain the appropriate criteria to use for judging the quality of the assessment process

4

Understand how to internally maintain and improve the quality of assessment

4.1

Summarise the types of feedback, support and advice that assessors may need to maintain and improve the quality of assessment

4.2

Explain standardisation requirements in relation to assessment

4.3

Explain relevant procedures regarding disputes about the quality of assessment

5

Understand how to manage information relevant to the internal quality assurance of assessment

5.1

Evaluate requirements for information management, data protection and confidentiality in relation to the internal quality assurance of assessment

6

Understand the legal and good practice requirements for the internal quality assurance of assessment

6.1

Evaluate legal issues, policies and procedures relevant to the internal quality assurance of assessment, including those for health, safety and welfare

6.2

Evaluate different ways in which technology can contribute to the internal quality assurance of assessment

6.3

Explain the value of reflective practice and continuing professional development in relation to internal quality assurance

6.4

Evaluate requirements for equality and diversity and, where appropriate, bilingualism, in relation to the internal quality assurance of assessment

A leading UK online-training and education provider.

Additional information

We offer flexible routes to learning, no semester schedules and no attendance at lectures required. You can start your course and move through it how you want and at your pace and under your direction. This makes us better than colleges and universities as they only offer traditional prescribed routes to study. Our courses are also fully supported unlike most other organisations offering distance learning, we actually offer detailed feedback and help you understand what is required. . . Our turn around on assignment feedback is quicker we have a 7 day policy if not quicker in this respect. Your tutor can be contacted 24/7 via our Moodle LMS and again you will get an immediate response. Attendance is not required and costs can be kept down for you. Your time can be better spent reading and researching not getting caught up in the classroom so no more school type scenarios that's for kids right. Cost comparisons are massive due to the fact that our model of education using technology and the Internet allows us to reduce costs and pass these benefits onto our students. However we do offer extra mentoring for all our courses that can be booked out as an additional requirement if required so you never get left behind. We are subsequently more cost effective than colleges and universities even if you take out our mentoring options. If you have outside commitments, children to care for and other interests in the evening or unsociable work hours you can still engage with us as we are always here 24/7 - 365 days a year.  Our Moodle Learning Management  System never sleeps. We will always communicate with you as we are dedicated to that task unlike colleges or universities whose staffs have a million and one things to do in the working week and you can never get to talk to anyone when you need them? Call us now to discuss how we can help you save time and money on your required studies.

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