About the SCQF - Info Guide
Information guide about the Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework.
Communicating the SCQF - A Guide for Credit Rating Bodies
For use in Marketing/Communications.
Credit Points Explained
Within the SCQF the minimum number of credits recognised for a learning programme is one which represents a notional 10 hours of learning.
This Information should be read in conjunction with the SCQF Handbook: User Guide which is a technical document that describes the key features and technicalities of the Framework along with approaches that should be followed in its implementation.
European Developments Explained
This leaflet is primarily for SCQF Credit Rating Bodies and others that recognise learning in Scotland. It provides a brief explanation of the European dimension in relation to the Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework and signposts to further information.
Handy framework Diagram to help you compare qualifications in Scotland.
Framework Diagram (A6)
Handy Framework Diagram resource. Get in touch to order your free copies
Guidance on using the Level 1 Descriptor
This guide aims to provide additional supplementary information and guidance for those credit rating programmes at SCQF Level 1 and should be read in conjunction with the SCQF Handbook and SCQF Credit Rating Criteria Explained where the detailed processes of credit rating are outlined.
With the increased use of the SCQF as a means to add value to learning from many sources the SCQF Partnership has issued this guidance on nomenclature which provides a useful explanation on the use of titles within it.
Old V New Diagram
Useful resource to help you compare qualifications from the 1960s through to today. Handy for parents, career advisers or for those who recruit across a wide age group.