Higher Modern Languages

Essential Information

Course Specification

Explains the structure of the Course, including its purpose and aims and information on the skills, knowledge and understanding that will be developed.

Course Reports

Provides information on the performance of candidates - which is useful to teachers, lecturers and assessors in their preparation of candidates for future assessment.

Assessment

Specimen Question Papers

Illustrates the standard, structure and requirements of the question papers candidates will sit (includes marking instructions).

Past Papers and Marking Instructions

Coursework

This section provides information on marking instructions and/or the coursework assessment task(s). It includes information that centres need to administer coursework and must be read in conjunction with the course specification.


Information on the production and submission of SQA-assessed coursework for National 5, Higher and Advanced Higher.

Resources

Understanding Standards

Examples of candidate evidence with commentaries

 

More examples of candidate evidence and commentaries can be found on SQA’s secure website and you can access these through your SQA co-ordinator.

Please note: Understanding Standards material is regularly reviewed to ensure it remains up to date.

 

CPD

Events

Modern Languages webinars

Online webinar sessions help teachers and lecturers develop their understanding of the revised course assessments for session 2018-19 onwards. We will publish recordings of these sessions within six weeks of the webinar date.

When and where:

Tuesday 05 June 2018 - webinar Tuesday 04 September 2018 - webinar Monday 10 September 2018 - webinar Thursday 27 September 2018 - webinar To book please register on our booking system

Additional CPD support

Where any particular areas of concern are identified, which are not addressed by our Understanding Standards events or support materials, we will offer free continuing professional development (CPD) training, subject to request. CPD support is subject-specific and can be tailored to cover one or more qualification level. To find out more about this service visit our CPD page.

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