City of Glasgow College - College Ambassador Update
City of Glasgow College is one of the SCQF Ambassador Colleges which joined the scheme in May 2018. Anthony O’Reilly, Qualifications Manager, Frances Chisholm, Corporate Communications & Media Officer, and Lisa Hardy, Student Support & Wellbeing Man...
North East College Scotland - College Ambassador Update
North East College Scotland (NESCol) is one of the SCQF Ambassador Colleges that joined the scheme in May 2018. Gill Griffin, Director of Quality, and Fiona Garry, Development Officer from the SCQF Partnership met up to discuss the developments, impa...
SCQF Learning Journey - Nicola at Glasgow Kelvin College
Despite having initial doubts, Nicola participated in the Community Achievement Awards developed by Glasgow Kelvin College and has gone on to achieve more than she could have imagined. Read on...
REHIS & City of Glasgow College (Credit Rating)
REHIS decided to have some courses formally credit rated so that learners and employers can quickly identify the level of the qualification and can compare them to other qualifications.
Credit Rating the Duke of Edinburgh Leadership Programme
The DofE Leadership Programme is delivered to young people in classrooms and youth groups across Scotland. The programme was credit rated by SQA in 2011 at SCQF Level 5 with 5 credit points.
Youth Scotland - Credit Rating the Youth Achievement Awards
The Bronze, Silver, Gold and Platinum Awards were credit rated onto the SCQF in 2007. This means that their level can be directly compared to the level of other mainstream qualifications, including Nationals, Highers, SVQs and HNCs. SQA credit rated...
School Ambassador Case Study - Clydebank High School
In 2015/16 the SCQF Partnership launched its School Ambassador Programme with the aim of identifying and confirming SCQF Ambassadors in schools to raise awareness and understanding of the SCQF as well as promoting its use among learners, school staff...
Strathclyde University: S@S Accelerate Challenge
S@S Accelerate is a one-week summer programme for secondary pupils entering S5 or S6, developed and delivered by the Widening Access Team in collaboration with the four Strathclyde faculties. It aims to supply participants, many from areas of traditi...
New College Lanarkshire - Credit Rating Dental Nursing SCQF Level 5
New College Lanarkshire discovered a need to provide clear articulation routes for learners wishing to pursue a career in Dental Nursing. At the time of SCQF Credit Rating in 2010 awarding bodies only offered one relevant qualification at SCQF Level...
Glasgow University Top Up Programme
Top-Up also works with schools identified as Widening Participation schools by their respective Local Authorities. The programme works annually with around 2,000 S5 and S6 pupils across 60 secondary schools, who are applying to HE or considering this...