Awarding Body Forum 2018

On 11 December, we held our second annual forum for awarding bodies.

Thank you to all those who attended, and who helped to make it a great event!

The speakers’ presentations and papers are available to download below.

If you’d like to discuss any of the agenda items in more detail, please email us at comms@qualificationswales.org

 

AGENDA

SPEAKER

An update on sector reviews: 

 - what have we learned?

- what next?

Cassy Taylor – Associate Director of Vocational Qualifications

DELIVERING DIGITAL: Sector Review of Qualifications and the Qualifications System in Information and Communication Technology

Gareth Downey – Senior Manager Vocational Qualifications

Monitoring and compliance update

Denver Davies – Head of Monitoring and Compliance

Strategic Policy Overview

Dr Rachel Heath-Davies – Head of Strategic Policy

How Funding Supports Curriculum & Qualifications

Sharon James – Deputy Principal – Cardiff and Vale College

Group 1 

Introduction to Qualifications Wales’ Good Practice Guide on Mark Schemes in Knowledge-based Qualifications

Delyth Jones – Head of Recognition and Approval

Paul Johnson – Qualifications Officer

Group 2 

Public confidence in the qualification system – what should we be thinking about?

(Powerpoint not used)

Vasile Rotaru – Senior Researcher

Nathan Evans – Research Assistant

Data Project Update

Sarah Jenkins: Data Project Manager