Achieving Your Assessment and Quality Assurance Units (TAQA) (Further Education and Skills 2nd Revised edition)

Achieving Your Assessment and Quality Assurance Units (TAQA) (Further Education and Skills 2nd Revised edition)

By: Ann Gravells (author)Hardback

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This focused and comprehensive text from Learning Matters is written for TAQA learners and all trainee assessors and quality assurers. The content covers all assessor and quality assurance units. Easy-to-read and clearly structured, the text is accessible and includes activities and examples to link theory with practice. It also includes: * cross references to the qualification units and the national occupational standards * two new chapters covering the external quality assurance role * completed examples of templates and forms for assessors, internal and external quality assurers * ideas for evidence which can be used towards achievement of each unit * new bullet lists, tables and checklists TAQA, and other assessor and quality assurer trainees will find this text both an invaluable resource for their course and useful handbook to take into practice.

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About Author

Ann is a director of her own company, Ann Gravells Ltd, an educational consultancy based in East Yorkshire. She specialises in teaching, training and quality assurance for the Further Education and Skills Sector. Ann creates resources for teachers and learners such as PowerPoints and handouts for the TAQA units and for the Award and the Certificate in Education and Training. These are available via her resource website: www.anngravells.co.uk/resources. Ann is a consultant to the University of Cambridge's Institute of Continuing Education. She has worked for several awarding organisations producing qualification guidance, policies and procedures, and carrying out quality assurance of teacher training qualifications. She has been teaching in further education colleges since 1983. Ann holds a Masters in Educational Management, a PGCE, a Degree in Education, and a Medal of Excellence for teaching. Ann is a Fellow of the Institute for Learning and holds QTLS status. Ann is the author of: * Achieving your Assessor and Quality Assurance Units * Delivering Employability Skills in the Lifelong Learning Sector * Passing Assessments for the Award in Education and Training * Passing PTLLS Assessments * Preparing to Teach in the Lifelong Learning Sector * Principles and Practices of Assessment* The Award in Education and Training * What is Teaching in the Lifelong Learning Sector? Ann is co-author of: * Equality and Diversity in the Lifelong Learning Sector * Passing CTLLS Assessments * Passing the Award in Education and Training * Planning and Enabling Learning in the Lifelong Learning Sector. * The Certificate in Education and Training * Passing the Certificate Education and Training Ann has edited: * Study Skills for PTLLS. The author welcomes any comments from readers; please contact her via her website. www.anngravells.co.uk

Contents

Introduction Principles and Practices of Assessment Assessing Occupational Competence in the Work Environment Assessing Vocational Skills, Knowledge and Understanding Principles and Practices of Internally Assuring the Quality of Assessment Internally Assuring the Quality of Assessment Principles and Practices of Externally Assuring the Quality of Assessment Externally Assuring the Quality of Assessement Plan, Allocate and Monitor Work Appendices Unit 1: Understanding the principles and practices of assessment Unit 2: Assess occupational competence in the work environment Unit 3: Assess vocational skills, knowledge and understanding Unit 4: Understanding the principles and practices of internally assuring the quality of assessment Unit 5: Internally assure the quality of assessment Unit 6: Understanding the principles and practices of externally assuring the quality of assessment Unit 7: Externally assure the quality of assessment Unit 8: Plan, allocate and monitor work in own area of responsibility Index

Product Details

  • publication date: 24/12/2013
  • ISBN13: 9781446274446
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 288
  • ID: 9781446274446
  • weight: 649
  • ISBN10: 1446274446
  • edition: 2nd Revised edition

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