Total Qualification Time criteria

Criteria awarding organisations must apply when describing the size of a qualification.


Total Qualification Time Criteria

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We are currently phasing in new rules which will require all awarding organisations to describe the size of all their qualifications using two measures - ‘Total Qualification Time’ and ‘Guided Learning’.

This publication sets out criteria for which awarding organisations must use when determining the number of hours for ‘Total Qualification Time’ and ‘Guided Learning’ to assign to a qualification.

Published 17 September 2015