QCA calls for more adaptable testing

May 2004
IT Training;May2004, p7
Trade Publication
The Qualifications and Curriculum Authority (QCA) is redesigning the framework for vocational qualifications to make it more appropriate for e-learning and e-assessment. Chief executive Ken Boston has said the system, "has become unwieldy and incomprehensible to many of the people we want to buy into it." Boston said a more flexible framework is needed, which recogises smaller units of learning and gives credit for the length of time needed to complete the course, as well as for its difficulty.


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