WEBINAR: National Qualifications Course Assessment and Quality Assurance Update (2017-18)
Webinar Series – National Qualifications – Unit and Course Assessment (2017-18)

WEBINAR: National Qualifications Course Assessment and Quality Assurance Update (2017-18)

Wednesday 27 September 2017

(The room will be open to join 30 minutes prior to the start of the Webinar for audio testing)


CDN, in partnership with SQA will be holding a new series of webinars for college staff designed to support understanding of assessment within National Qualification Courses and Units and good practice in assessment during 2017-18
  • Webinar 1 - Monday 19 June
  • Webinar 2 - Wednesday 27 September
  • Webinar 3 - Wednesday 4 October
The second webinar of the series will provide college staff with an update on best practice relating to National Qualifications Course assessment practice and a review of the associated SQA quality assurance arrangements relating to National Qualifications during session 2017-18.

The webinar content will be mainly generic, but will also refer and draw upon existing SQA subject specific guidance and support as appropriate.

Who should attend

  • College Curriculum Leaders/managers
  • College Coordinators
  • Lecturing staff involved in the delivery and assessment of SQA National Qualification Courses and/or Units


The second webinar in this series will support and promote effective assessment practice by:
  • Identifying key changes in the assessment of National Qualifications Courses for 2017-18
  • Highlighting key dates and timelines to assist effective assessment planning