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Level 4 - Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Process and Practice



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Workplace learning: variable, flexible



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What does this course involve?

This Programme is for practitioners who participate in the internal quality assurance process within a centre/organisation.

You will learn on the job in a work environment or in workshops, studying units including:

Functions of internal quality assurance in learning and development, The roles of practitioners involved in the internal and external quality assurance process, Understanding how to plan the internal quality assurance of assessment, Evaluating requirements for equality and diversity, Understanding techniques and criteria for monitoring the quality of assessment internally and Explaining the appropriate criteria to use for judging the quality of the assessment process.

You will also study how to internally maintain and improve the quality of assessment, standardisation requirements, the types of feedback, support and advice assessors need to maintain and improve the quality of assessment, and understanding how to manage information relevant to the internal quality assurance of assessment.

This Programme will be offered at times throughout the academic year which runs from September – July. To register your interest please contact Support Services on 01843 605062 or email


What qualifications do I need?

You will already be employed at a senior or managerial level, and have a great deal of professional experience.


Assessment methods include assignment, professional discussion, observation, work products and Q&A.

Fees & Costs

If you are aged 24 and over an Advanced Learning loan may be available if you are studying at Level 3 and above. To find out if you’re eligible visit

All prices quoted are given as a guide, and may be subject to change. Eligible students may be able to get help with course related costs such a travel, equipment and childcare.

Please contact Support Services on 01843 605062 (or e-mail for confirmation of all course fees quoted.

Please note: For those claiming state working age benefit this course is classed as part-time.


On successful completion, you could progress onto studying at a higher level, or seek employment.

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