This qualification is regulated by TQUK and undertaken online. It is suitable for learners who wish to develop their knowledge and understanding of the role of an internal quality assurer (IQA). Learners complete one unit ‘Understanding the principles and practices of internally assuring the quality of assessment’.
Duration of the qualification
There is no set time frame for completion of this qualification. Most learners complete within one to two months. Learners may complete the qualification within a few weeks.
Content of the Qualification
The qualification covers a range of topics including the function of IQA, the role of an IQA, how to plan for standardisation and sampling activities and the legislation and requirements relating to IQA.
Qualification Assessment Activities
Assessment activities include the completion of a number of assignments. Learners are expected to evidence wider reading and include references in their work.
Learners are expected to have a minimum standard of literacy at Level 2.