Level Three Award in Understanding the Principles and Practices of Learning and Development

This unit assesses a delegate's knowledge of the principles and practices of assessment in a learning and development context.

What will I study?

This will help learners understand:

  • the principles and requirements of assessment.
  • different types of assessment methods.
  • how to plan assessment.
  • how to involve learners and others in assessment.
  • how to make assessment decisions.
  • own contribution to the quality assurance of assessment.
  • how to manage information for assessment of occupational competence.
  • the legal and good practice requirements in relation to assessment.

How will I be assessed?

Delegates will be assessed by a written assignment and professional discussion.

Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements. 

Additional information

For start dates and fees, consult the relevant course guides below or you can request a prospectus by post.

Full Time 2018 Higher Education 2019 Spring Part-time course guide Apprenticeship Guide