NQ Notification of changes to Unit Specifications and Frameworks

The following table shows:

  • Version changes to Units, Group Award Structures and Support Materials
  • Revisions of units, group award structures and support materials
  • Verification group changes
  • Unit and group award withdrawals
  • Reclassification of superclass

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Activity Tourism and Special Interest Pursuits: An Introduction  H0BD 12 03 Evidence Requirements amended 15/02/2019
NPA Social Software G9J4 44 N/A Verification Group changed to 358 - Digital Literacy 26/02/2019
NPA Digital Media GN59 44 N/A Verification Group changed to 358 - Digital Literacy 26/02/2019
NPA Digital Media  GN58 45 N/A Verification Group changed to 358 - Digital Literacy 26/02/2019
NPA Digital Media Production G9J5 46 N/A Verification Group changed to 358 - Digital Literacy 26/02/2019
Digital Media: Still Images F3T5 12 N/A Verification Group changed to 358 - Digital Literacy 26/02/2019
Digital Acquisition and Editing: Audio F3T7 12 N/A Verification Group changed to 358 - Digital Literacy 26/02/2019
Digital Acquisition and Editing: Video F3T6 12 N/A Verification Group changed to 358 - Digital Literacy 26/02/2019
Introductory Sewing Machine Skills D0RX 11 02 Transferred into new unit specification shell  31/01/2019
Introduction to Garment Pattern Construction D0RY 11 02 Transferred into new unit specification shell  31/01/2019
Engineering Systems G9CC 46 04

Five practical units added as a cluster to the framework within the Group 2 options:

F5WA 11 Engineering Workshop Skills. 

F5WD 11 Material Removal Practice: Turning. 

F5WC 11 Material Removal Practice: Milling.

 F5JJ 11 Practical Electronics.

F5HP 11 Electrical Wiring Skills.
10/04/2019
Photography: Portraiture Skills  F51N 11 1 Centre Devised Prior Verified Assessment 01/01/2019
Art and Design: Colour  F5CE 12 1 Centre Devised Prior Verified Assessment 01/01/2019
Art and Design: Contextual Studies  F5CF 12 1 Centre Devised Prior Verified Assessment 01/01/2019
Engineering Systems  F5FN 12 1 Centre Devised Prior Verified Assessment 01/01/2019
Art and Design: Location Drawing - Local Environment F9WF 12 1 Centre Devised Prior Verified Assessment 01/01/2019
Communication FA1W12 1 Centre Devised Prior Verified Assessment 01/01/2019
Cake Decoration: Sugar Paste Processes FV08 10 1 Centre Devised Prior Verified Assessment  
Travel Products and Services H90M 46 3 Revised Assessment Support Pack 01/01/2019
Marketing: Basic Principles and Applications HJ30 45 1 Centre Devised Prior Verified Assessment 01/01/2019
Computer Programming HY2C 46 1 Assessment Support Pack 01/01/2019
Oral Health Improvement: An Introduction J1DX 45 1 Assessment Support Pack 01/01/2019
Financial and Cost Accounting: An Introduction J1JV 44 1 Assessment Support Pack 01/01/2019
Human Physiology in the Development of Performance D681 12 1 Centre Devised Prior Verified Assessment 01/01/2019
Understanding the Needs of the Older Person F1P5 11 1 Centre Devised Prior Verified Assessment 01/02/2019
Financial Accounting: An Introduction F394 12 1 Centre Devised Prior Verified Assessment 01/02/2019
Engineering Skills: Mechanical and Fabrication F39B 11 1 Centre Devised Prior Verified Assessment 01/02/2019
Communication F3GB 09 1 Centre Devised Prior Verified Assessment 01/02/2019
Communication F3GB 11 1 Centre Devised Prior Verified Assessment 01/02/2019
Communication F3GB 12 1 Centre Devised Prior Verified Assessment 01/02/2019
Numeracy F3GF 11 1 Centre Devised Prior Verified Assessment 01/02/2019
Sporting Activity Participation and Performance: Climbing  F40W 11 1 Centre Devised Prior Verified Assessment 01/02/2019
Art and Design: Analytical Drawing  F5CD 12 1 Centre Devised Prior Verified Assessment 01/02/2019
Engineering Systems  F5FN 12 1 Centre Devised Prior Verified Assessment 01/02/2019
Introductory Biology HT8P 45 1 Assessment Support Pack 01/02/2019
Computer Games: Portfolio HY2D 45 1 Assessment Support Pack 01/03/2019
Computer Games: Portfolio HY2D 46 1 Assessment Support Pack 01/03/2019
Coping Strategies and Building Resilience J1CX 45 1 Assessment Support Pack 01/03/2019
Influences on Mental Health and Wellbeing J1CY 44 1 Assessment Support Pack 01/03/2019
Influences on Mental Health and Wellbeing J1D0 45 1 Assessment Support Pack 01/03/2019
Financial Skills for a Small Business: An Introduction J1JT 44 1 Assessment Support Pack 01/03/2019
Financial Accounting for Sole Traders J1JW 44 1 Assessment Support Pack 01/03/2019
Financial Accounting for Partnerships and Not for Profit Organisations J1JX 45 1 Assessment Support Pack 01/03/2019
Financial Accounting for Limited Companies J1JY 46 1 Assessment Support Pack 01/03/2019
Handling Wages and Salaries J1K0 45 1 Assessment Support Pack 01/03/2019
Management Accounting: An Introduction J1K1 44 1 Assessment Support Pack 01/03/2019
Management Accounting Systems J1K2 45 1 Assessment Support Pack 01/03/2019
Management Accounting J1K3 46 1 Assessment Support Pack 01/03/2019
Recording Cash Transactions J1K4 45 1 Assessment Support Pack 01/03/2019
Recording Transactions in the Ledger J1K5 45 1 Assessment Support Pack 01/03/2019
Circuit Element Devices  F5H7 11 1 Centre Devised Prior Verified Assessment 01/02/2019
Theatre Performance F5LA 12 1 Centre Devised Prior Verified Assessment 01/02/2019
Writing Dramatic Text: An Introduction F5LG 12 1 Centre Devised Prior Verified Assessment 01/02/2019
Material Removal Practice: Milling F5WB 11 1 Centre Devised Prior Verified Assessment 01/02/2019
Material Removal Practice: Turning F5WC 11 1 Centre Devised Prior Verified Assessment 01/02/2019
Mechanical Engineering Principles F6X7 12 1 Centre Devised Prior Verified Assessment 01/02/2019
Individual Sporting Performance F79D 12 1 Centre Devised Prior Verified Assessment 01/02/2019
Individual Performance in Sport: Analysis and Evaluation F79E 12 1 Centre Devised Prior Verified Assessment 01/02/2019
Communication FA1W 12 1 Centre Devised Prior Verified Assessment 01/02/2019
Literature 1 FA58 12 1 Centre Devised Prior Verified Assessment 01/02/2019
Consumer Protection Legislation in Scotland: An Introduction  FN50 12 1 Centre Devised Prior Verified Assessment 01/02/2019
Essential Academic Skills  FN6A 35 1 Centre Devised Prior Verified Assessment 01/02/2019
Wellness Therapies: Natural Products FR0K 12 1 Centre Devised Prior Verified Assessment 01/02/2019
Building Services Engineering: Energy and the Environment FT82 11 1 Centre Devised Prior Verified Assessment 01/02/2019
Building Services Engineering: Systems, Roles, Responsibilities and Procedures FT83 11 1 Centre Devised Prior Verified Assessment 01/02/2019
Building Services Engineering: Science FT84 11 1 Centre Devised Prior Verified Assessment 01/02/2019
Cake Decoration: Sugar Paste Processes FV08 10 1 Centre Devised Prior Verified Assessment 01/02/2019
Childhood Practice GN0R 16 1 Centre Devised Prior Verified Assessment 01/02/2019
Improving Wellbeing H18M 45 1 Centre Devised Prior Verified Assessment 01/02/2019
Practical Abilities: Independent Living H1GT 42 1 Centre Devised Prior Verified Assessment 01/02/2019
Lean RCM Facilitation Skills in Practice H1XF 11 1 Centre Devised Prior Verified Assessment 01/02/2019
ESOL: Listening For Employability H1XG 10 1 Centre Devised Prior Verified Assessment 01/02/2019
Essential Cutting and Styling Techniques H2MM 11 1 Centre Devised Prior Verified Assessment 01/02/2019
Counselling: An Introduction H2XN 11 1 Centre Devised Prior Verified Assessment 01/02/2019
Skin, Nail and Hair Structures H6R3 44 1 Centre Devised Prior Verified Assessment 01/02/2019
Work Placement HF88 44 1 Centre Devised Prior Verified Assessment 01/03/2019
Computing: Computer Hardware and Systems F1KR 11 1 Centre Devised Prior Verified Assessment 01/03/2019
Communication F3GB 10 1 Centre Devised Prior Verified Assessment 01/03/2019
Information and Communication Technology F3GC 08 1 Centre Devised Prior Verified Assessment 01/03/2019
Numeracy F3GF 11 1 Centre Devised Prior Verified Assessment 01/03/2019
Numeracy F3GF 12 1 Centre Devised Prior Verified Assessment 01/03/2019
Nutrition, Health and Wellbeing  F40G 11 1 Centre Devised Prior Verified Assessment 01/03/2019
Individual Performance in Sport: Codes of Conduct F79C 12 1 Centre Devised Prior Verified Assessment 01/03/2019
Communication FA1W 12 1 Centre Devised Prior Verified Assessment 01/03/2019
Literature 1 FA58 12 1 Centre Devised Prior Verified Assessment 01/03/2019
Business Formation: An Introduction FJ3F 12 1 Centre Devised Prior Verified Assessment 01/03/2019
Ear Candle and Facial Sinus Drainage Treatments FR0M 12 1 Centre Devised Prior Verified Assessment 01/03/2019
Preparing to Volunteer FR26 11 1 Centre Devised Prior Verified Assessment 01/03/2019
Post Baking Processes FV02 11 1 Centre Devised Prior Verified Assessment 01/03/2019
Food Manufacturing: Fundamentals of Food Science H1NE 12 1 Centre Devised Prior Verified Assessment 01/03/2019
Mobile Technology: Architecture H2P9 12 1 Centre Devised Prior Verified Assessment 01/03/2019
Mobile Technology: Project H2PA 12 1 Centre Devised Prior Verified Assessment 01/03/2019
Film and the Film Industry: An Introduction HW4V 46 2 Revised Assessment Support Pack 01/03/2019
Play in Early Learning and Childcare HX1R 75 2 Revised Assessment Support Pack 01/03/2019
Fabrication Processes  F5F5 12 2 Revised Assessment Support Pack 01/03/2019
Activity Tourism and Special Interest Pursuits: An Introduction H0BD 12 2 Revised Assessment Support Pack 01/03/2019
Web Apps: Spreadsheets HA6L 45 2 Revised Assessment Support Pack 01/03/2019
Accident Prevention and Emergency Procedures  F5FK 10 2

Amended Guidance on the Content and Context  – Page 6, Outcome 1 - Health and Safety at Work Act 1974. Previously incorrect at 2005.

04/06/2019

Early Learning and Childcare National 5: Skills for Work Course Specification

C783 75 2

Unit Assessment – HX1R 75 Early Learning and Childcare - removal of guidance on number of play types and age groups. Clarification that a minimum of two plans are required.

11/06/2019
Child Health and Social Care G8XP 45 2 Additonal Units: J1D2 45 Unferstanding Mental Health Issues, J1D0 45 Influences on Mental Health and Wellbeing and J!CX 45 Coping Strategies and Building Resiliencehas been added to the Optional Framework 26/06/2019
Travel Agency Skills GM6K 46 2 Additonal Unit: F3PL 11 Travell and Tourims - Enhancing Skills for Employment has been added to the Mandatory Section 26/06/2019
Criminology: Forensic Psychology  H1WP 12 2 Assessment changed from closed-book to open-book 03/07/2019
Tenancy and Citizenship GK72 44 2 Unit J2ET 44 Personal Finance: An Introduction has been added as an alternative to Unit FC64 04 The Principles of Money  05/07/2019
Communication FA1W 12 2 Minor changes made to support notes (page 6). Obsolete reference to National Assessment Bank texts removed from ‘choice of texts’ for outcome 1 as these assessment materials are no longer appropriate. 16/07/2019
Gaining and Sustaining a Tenancy H95P 44 1 Prior Verified Assessment Material now available on the secure site 20/08/2019
Living in a Community H95R 44 1 Prior Verified Assessment Material now available on the secure site 20/08/2019
Looking after your Home H95T 44 1 Prior Verified Assessment Material now available on the secure site 20/08/2019
Material Removal: Oractice F5KF 12 1 Prior Verified Assessment Material now available on the secure site 20/08/2019
Aeration FT9X 11 1 Prior Verified Assessment Material now available on the secure site 20/08/2019
Crimi: Nature and Extent of Crime H1WM 12 1 Prior Verified Assessment Material now available on the secure site 20/08/2019
Mathematics for Science F3T8 11 1 Prior Verified Assessment Material now available on the secure site 20/08/2019
Skills for Customer care F38X 11 1 Prior Verified Assessment Material now available on the secure site 20/08/2019
Work Safely D11N 11 1 Prior Verified Assessment Material now available on the secure site 20/08/2019
Coping Strategies and Building Resilience J1CX 45 1 Prior Verified Assessment Material now available on the secure site 20/08/2019
Artistic Design in Hair Cutting and Styling Techniques H2MR 12 1 Prior Verified Assessment Material now available on the secure site 20/08/2019
Communication F3GB 12 1 Prior Verified Assessment Material now available on the secure site 20/08/2019
Hair,Beauty and Make-up Portfolio Presentation F4C7 11 2 Revised Assessment Support Pack now available on the secure site 20/08/2019
Non-alcoholic Beverages J1S9 45 1 New Assessment Support Pack now available on the secure site 03/09/2019
Alcoholic Beverages J1SA 45 1 New Assessment Support Pack now available on the secure site 03/09/2019
The Construction Industry and Principles of Building Design J1P7 45 1 New Assessment Support Pack now available on the secure site 03/09/2019
Social Media for Customer Service J2GG 44 1 New Assessment Support Pack now available on the secure site 03/09/2019
Built Environment Design Project J1P8 45 1 New Assessment Support Pack now available on the secure site 03/09/2019
Interior and Esterior Finishes J1PC 45 1 New Assessment Support Pack now available on the secure site 03/09/2019
Sustainability in the Built Environment J1P9 45 1 New Assessment Support Pack now available on the secure site 03/09/2019
Construction Operatives J1P1 44 1 New Assessment Support Pack now available on the secure site 03/09/2019
Stonemasonry (Basic Principles): An Introduction J1PE 44 1 New Assessment Support Pack now available on the secure site 03/09/2019
Food Manufacturing: Commercial and Social Drivers H1NG 12 1 New Assessment Support Pack now available on the secure site 03/09/2019
Health and Safety in Hospitality J1NN 45 1 New Assessment Support Pack now available on the secure site 03/09/2019
Function Waiting J1SE 45 1 New Assessment Support Pack now available on the secure site 03/09/2019
Crime in Society FN51 12 1 Prior Verified Assessment Material now available on the secure site 03/09/2019
Information and Communication Technology F3GC 11 1 Prior Verified Assessment Material now available on the secure site 03/09/2019
Numeracy F3GF 11 1 Prior Verified Assessment Material now available on the secure site 03/09/2019
Information and Communication Technology F3GC 10 1 Prior Verified Assessment Material now available on the secure site 03/09/2019
Communication F3GB 12 1 Prior Verified Assessment Material now available on the secure site 03/09/2019
Introduction to Chemistry EB75 11 1 Prior Verified Assessment Material now available on the secure site 03/09/2019
Communication F3GB 09 1 Prior Verified Assessment Material now available on the secure site 03/09/2019
Numeracy F3GF 10 1 Prior Verified Assessment Material now available on the secure site 03/09/2019
Communication FA1W 12 1 Prior Verified Assessment Material now available on the secure site 03/09/2019
Engineering Dimensional Control F5KB 12 1 Prior Verified Assessment Material now available on the secure site 03/09/2019
Residential Experience D36M 09 1 Prior Verified Assessment Material now available on the secure site 03/09/2019
NPA Business Skills GL8H 46 2

Revision of unit codes: The following unit codes have been updated, the unit content and assessments are unchanged:

Understanding Business (H20R 76), Management of People and Finance (H20S 76)

Framework revision: The following units have been added to the framework as an alternative to PC Passport units.

Web Apps: Spreadsheets HA6L46 and Web Apps: Word Processing HA6M 46.

16/09/2019
NPA Accountancy GN7J 46 2

Revision of unit codes: The unit codes for the following units have been updated. The unit content and assessments are unchanged: Preparing Management Accounting Information (H1YR 76), Analysing Accounting Information (H1YS 76), Preparing Financial Accounting Information (H1YP 76).

The following unit has been update: Recording Data in the Ledger (J1K5 45).

16/09/2019

NPA Information Technology and Audio

G9CE 45 04

Revision of unit: The unit code for IT Solutions for Administrators H1YW 75 (J1Y4 75) has been changed.

The unit content and assessment for this unit is unchanged. 

25/09/2019
NPA in Business with Information Technology G9WW 46 05

Revision of units codes: Unit codes were updated for the following units:

Understanding Business H20R76 (J229 76), Management of Marketing and Operations H20V 76 (J22C 76), Management of People and Finance H20S 76 (J22A 76), IT Solutions for Administrators H1YY 76 (J21V 76) and Communication in Administration H1YW 76 (J21Y 76).

The unit content and assessment for all of the units is unchanged

25/09/2019
NPA in Business with Information Technology G9X0 45 05

Revision of units codes: Unit codes were updated for the following units:

Understanding Business H20R 75 (J1YX 75), Management of Marketing and Operations H20V 75 (J200 75), Management of People and Finance H20S 75 (J1YY 75), IT Solutions for Administrators H1YW 75 (J1Y4 75) and Communication in Administration H1YY 75 (J1Y7 75).

 The unit content and assessment for all of the units is unchanged. 

25/09/2019
NPA in Business and Marketing  GA4R 45 06

Revision of units codes: Unit codes were updated for the following units:

Management of Marketing and Operations H20V 75 (J200 75), Management of People and Finance H20S 75 (J1YY 75), Understanding Business H20R 75 (J1YX 75),  The unit content and assessment for all of the units is unchanged.

25/09/2019
Financial Accounting for Sole Traders J1JW 44 2 Revised Assessment Support Pack now available on the secure site 01/10/2019
Brickwork-An Introduction J1P3 44 1 New Assessment Support Pack now available on the secure site 01/10/2019
Construction Methods J1PA 45 1 New Assessment Support Pack now available on the secure site 01/10/2019
Customer Service: product and Service Requirements J2GF 46 1 New Assessment Support Pack now available on the secure site 01/10/2019
Social Media for Customer Care J2GK 45 1 New Assessment Support Pack now available on the secure site 01/10/2019
Customer Service: Product and Service Requirements J2GD 44 1 New Assessment Support Pack now available on the secure site 01/10/2019
Hospitality Industry J1NT 46 1 New Assessment Support Pack now available on the secure site 01/10/2019
Working in the Hospitality Industry J1NS 45 1 New Assessment Support Pack now available on the secure site 01/10/2019
Alcoholic Beverages J1SA 46 1 New Assessment Support Pack now available on the secure site 01/10/2019
Scottish Legal Framework D32B 12 1 Prior Verified Assessment Material now available on the secure site 01/10/2019
Mathematics for Science F3T8 11 1 Prior Verified Assessment Material now available on the secure site 01/10/2019
Caring for People with Dementia D11A 12 1 Prior Verified Assessment Material now available on the secure site 01/10/2019
Numeracy F3GF 10 1 Prior Verified Assessment Material now available on the secure site 01/10/2019
Understanding Mental Health Issues J1D2 45 1 Prior Verified Assessment Material now available on the secure site 01/10/2019
Criminology: Forensic Psychology H1WP 12 1 Prior Verified Assessment Material now available on the secure site 01/10/2019
Communication FA1W 12 1 Prior Verified Assessment Material now available on the secure site 01/10/2019
Working Safely D11N 11 1 Prior Verified Assessment Material now available on the secure site 01/10/2019
Events Organisation F5A3 11 1 Prior Verified Assessment Material now available on the secure site 01/10/2019
Computer: Interactive Multimedia HW51 45 1 Prior Verified Assessment Material now available on the secure site 01/10/2019
Art and Design: Introduction to Graphic Design F9VJ 11 1 Prior Verified Assessment Material now available on the secure site 01/10/2019
Art and Design: 2D - Design for Print F9VR 11 1 Prior Verified Assessment Material now available on the secure site 01/10/2019
Communication F3GB 11 1 Prior Verified Assessment Material now available on the secure site 01/10/2019
Exercise and Fitness: An Introduction D682 10 1 Prior Verified Assessment Material now available on the secure site 01/10/2019
Influences on mental Health and Wellbeing J1D0 45 1 Prior Verified Assessment Material now available on the secure site 01/10/2019
Understanding Mental Health Issues J1D2 45 1 Prior Verified Assessment Material now available on the secure site 01/10/2019
Single and Three Phase Induction Motors F5JT 12 1 Prior Verified Assessment Material now available on the secure site 01/10/2019
Construction Calculations H66G 45 1 Prior Verified Assessment Material now available on the secure site 01/10/2019
Reablement and Self-Management: Practical Skills H2M7 12 1 Prior Verified Assessment Material now available on the secure site 01/10/2019
Plant Indentification H1JB 11 1 Prior Verified Assessment Material now available on the secure site 01/10/2019
Visual Merchandising H1SH 11 1 Prior Verified Assessment Material now available on the secure site 01/10/2019
Exercise and Fitness: Free Weight Training F7JD 12 1 Prior Verified Assessment Material now available on the secure site 01/10/2019
Artificial Nail Enhancement: Tips and Overlays F4NT 11 1 Prior Verified Assessment Material now available on the secure site 01/10/2019
Nutrition, Health and Wellbeing F40G 11 1 Prior Verified Assessment Material now available on the secure site 01/10/2019
Media: An Introduction to Film and the Film Industry F57T 11 2 Technical codes change to 'technical and/or cultural codes': 'narritive conventions' throughtout document. Additional information on delivery provided 10/10/2019

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