Assessment planning for centres

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This page contains information for SQA centre managers to help with assessment planning for National Qualifications. 

The following tables give an overview of course and unit assessment  for all qualifications from National 1 to Advanced Higher. They contain details of the course structure for each subject, the assessment approaches provided in the unit assessment support packs, and the course assessment methods for National 5, Higher and Advanced Higher.

Centres may also wish to use the following set of key reflective questions when planning for assessment: