Business and IT and Professional

Introduction

Course Title: Internal Quality Assurance Qualifications – Units 4 & 5
Course Code: TA015

Department: Business and IT and Professional
Course Type: Part Time



This qualification is intended for those who maintain the quality of assessment within an organisation or assessment centre. The candidate must be working with a team of assessors and have responsibility for the internal quality assurance of assessment.

Overview

Qualification

City and Guilds Level 4 Award in the Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice (QCF)

Course Content

Unit 4 (Understanding the Principles and Practices of Internally Assuring the Quality of Assessment) plus Unit 5 (Internally Assure the Quality of Assessment):
-Be able to plan the internal quality of assurance of assessment
-Be able to internally evaluate the quality of assessment
-Be able to internally maintain and improve the quality of assessment
-Be able to manage information relevant to the internal quality assurance of assessment
-Be able to maintain legal and good practice requirements when internally monitoring and maintaining the quality of assessment
You will be assessed by:
Initial advice and guidance followed by an induction workshop and individual support as necessary.
All learning outcomes in this unit will be assessed using methods appropriate to the candidate's IQA's performance.
These must include:
-Observation of performance
-Examining products of work
-Questioning
Simulations are not allowed. Direct evidence of this kind is supplemented, where necessary, by professional discussion, reflective accounts or witness testimony.

Next Steps

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

Career Opportunities

To work in internal quality assurance assuring the quality of assessment within an organisation or assessment centre.