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Teaching Excellence Framework: year 2 specification

Information about how the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) will function in year 2 of its operation.


Teaching Excellence Framework: year 2 specification

TEF metrics workbook exemplar

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Detailed information about how TEF will operate in year 2 (assessment outcomes due in spring 2017 to inform students applying in autumn 2017) including:

  • who will be eligible to apply
  • what the assessment framework looks like
  • how we define and use the assessment data
  • how we will assess providers
  • what outcomes a provider can expect

The metrics workbook exemplar illustrates how we will show TEF data to assessors.

The Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE) is carrying out the TEF year 2 exercise. You can find more guidance and technical documents on the HEFCE website.

See also: Teaching Excellence Framework: year 2 - technical consultation.