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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Title Code Revised version number Summary of changes Date of change
NPA Sports Coaching GN5M 46 12 Updated to include new Equestrian context:  Equestrian Endurance at SCQF level 6 11/01/2018
ESOL for Employability GF70 44 9 Unit Money Management (FC63 04) added to optional units 24/01/2018
Digital Media Computing G9GK 46 9 Revision of Unit:  Computer Games: Design (F915 12) has been revised by Computer Games: Design (HV9V 46) and will finish on 31/07/2020
Revision of Unit:  Computer Games: Design (F915 11) has been revised by Computer Games: Design (HV9V 45) and will finish on 31/07/2020
Revision of Unit:  Computer Games: Media Assets (F916 11) has been revised by Computer Games: Media Assets (HV9W 45) and will finish on 31/07/2020
Revision of Unit:  Computer Games: Media Assets (F916 12) has been revised by Computer Games: Media Assets (HV9W 46) and will finish on 31/07/2020
Revision of Unit:  Computer Games: Development (F917 11) has been revised by Computer Games: Development (HV9X 45) and will finish on 31/07/2020
Revision of Unit:  Computer Games: Development (F917 12) has been revised by Computer Games: Development (HV9X 46) and will finish on 31/07/2020
26/02/2018
Computer Games Development GC8R 45 8 Revision of Unit:  Computer Games: Design (F915 11) has been revised by Computer Games: Design (HV9V 45) and will finish on 31/07/2020
Revision of Unit:  Computer Games: Media Assets (F916 11) has been revised by Computer Games: Media Assets (HV9W 45) and will finish on 31/07/2020
Revision of Unit:  Computer Games: Development (F917 11) has been revised by Computer Games: Development (HV9X 45) and will finish on 31/07/2020
26/02/2018
Computer Arts and Animation GD2G 45 5 Revision of Unit:  Computer Games: Media Assets (F916 11) has been revised by Computer Games: Media Assets (HV9W 45) and will finish on 31/07/2020 26/02/2018
Creative Industries GF87 45 10 Revision of Unit:  Computer Games: Design (F915 11) has been revised by Computer Games: Design (HV9V 45) and will finish on 31/07/2020
Revision of Unit:  Computer Games: Media Assets (F916 11) has been revised by Computer Games: Media Assets (HV9W 45) and will finish on 31/07/2020
Revision of Unit:  Computer Games: Development (F917 11) has been revised by Computer Games: Development (HV9X 45) and will finish on 31/07/2020
26/02/2018
Computer Games: Creative Development GG44 46 4 Revision of Unit:  Computer Games: Design (F915 12) has been revised by Computer Games: Design (HV9V 46) and will finish on 31/07/2020
Revision of Unit:  Computer Games: Media Assets (F916 12) has been revised by Computer Games: Media Assets (HV9W 46) and will finish on 31/07/2020
Revision of Unit:  Computer Games: Development (F917 12) has been revised by Computer Games: Development (HV9X 46) and will finish on 31/07/2020
26/02/2018
Computer Games: Software Development GG45 46 4 Revision of Unit:  Computer Games: Design (F915 12) has been revised by Computer Games: Design (HV9V 46) and will finish on 31/07/2020
Revision of Unit:  Computer Games: Media Assets (F916 12) has been revised by Computer Games: Media Assets (HV9W 46) and will finish on 31/07/2020
Revision of Unit:  Computer Games: Development (F917 12) has been revised by Computer Games: Development (HV9X 46) and will finish on 31/07/2020
26/02/2018
Computing with Digital Media GJ7R 44 8 Revision of Unit:  Computer Games: Design (F915 10) has been revised by Computer Games: Design (HV9V 44) and will finish on 31/07/2020
Revision of Unit:  Computer Games: Media Assets (F916 10) has been revised by Computer Games: Media Assets (HV9W 44) and will finish on 31/07/2020
Revision of Unit:  Computer Games: Development (F917 10) has been revised by Computer Games: Development (HV9X 44) and will finish on 31/07/2020
26/02/2018
Computing with Digital Media GJ7T 45 8 Revision of Unit:  Computer Games: Design (F915 11) has been revised by Computer Games: Design (HV9V 45) and will finish on 31/07/2020
Revision of Unit:  Computer Games: Media Assets (HV9W 45) has been revised by Computer Games: Media Assets (HV9W 45) and will finish on 31/07/2020
Revision of Unit:  Computer Games: Development (F917 11) has been revised by Computer Games: Development (HV9X 45) and will finish on 31/07/2020
26/02/2018
Computing with Digital Media GJ7V 46 8 Revision of Unit:  Computer Games: Design (F915 12) has been revised by Computer Games: Design (HV9V 46) and will finish on 31/07/2020
Revision of Unit:  Computer Games: Media Assets (F916 12) has been revised by Computer Games: Media Assets (HV9W 46) and will finish on 31/07/2020
Revision of Unit:  Computer Games: Development (F917 12) has been revised by Computer Games: Development (HV9X 46) and will finish on 31/07/2020
26/02/2018
Creative Industries GL44 46 6 Revision of Unit:  Computer Games: Design (F915 12) has been revised by Computer Games: Design (HV9V 46) and will finish on 31/07/2020
Revision of Unit:  Computer Games: Media Assets (F916 12) has been revised by Computer Games: Media Assets (HV9W 46) and will finish on 31/07/2020
Revision of Unit:  Computer Games: Development (F917 12) has been revised by Computer Games: Development (HV9X 46) and will finish on 31/07/2020
26/02/2018
Digital Media: Audio HW4W 44 2 Core Skill Information & Communication Technology at SCQF level 5 embedded.
Core Skills Components Critical Thinking at SCQF level 4 and Planning & Organising at SCQF level 4 embedded.
21/02/2018
Digital Media: Audio HW4W 45 2 Core Skill Problem Solving at SCQF level 6 embedded
Core Skill Information & Communication Technology at SCQF level 5 embedded
21/02/2018
Digital Media: Still Images HW4X 44 2 Core Skill Information & Communication Technology at SCQF level 5 embedded.
Core Skills Components Critical Thinking at SCQF level 4 and Planning & Organising at SCQF level 4 embedded.
21/02/2018
Digital Media: Still Images HW4X 45 2 Core Skill Problem Solving at SCQF level 6 embedded
Core Skill Information & Communication Technology at SCQF level 5 embedded.
21/02/2018
Digital Media: Moving Images HW4Y 44 2 Core Skill Information & Communication Technology at SCQF level 5 embedded.
Core Skills Components Critical Thinking at SCQF level 4 and Planning & Organising at SCQF level 4 embedded
21/02/2018
Digital Media: Moving Images HW4Y 45 2 Core Skill Problem Solving at SCQF level 6 embedded
Core Skill Information & Communication Technology at SCQF level 5 embedded.
21/02/2018
Computing: Interactive Multimedia HW51 45 2 Core Skills Component Critical Thinking at SCQF level 5 embedded. 21/02/2018
Computing: Website Design and Development HW52 45 2 Core Skill Problem Solving at SCQF level 5 embedded
Core Skill Information & Communication Technology at SCQF level 5 embedded
21/02/2018
Analyse Participants’ Needs and Plan a Coaching Programme: Equestrian Reining HX15 46 2 Core Skill Problem Solving at SCQF level 6 embedded 21/02/2018
Deliver a Coaching Programme: Equestrian Reining HX16 46 2 Core Skill Problem Solving at SCQF level 6 embedded 21/02/2018
Manage a Coaching Environment: Equestrian Reining HX17 46 2 Core Skills Component Critical Thinking at SCQF level 5 embedded. 21/02/2018
Manage and Develop Personal Coaching Programmes and Practice: Equestrian Reining HX18 46 2 Core Skill Problem Solving at SCQF level 6 embedded 21/02/2018
Analyse Participants' Needs and Plan a Coaching Programme: Equestrian Riding for the Disabled HX19 46 2 Core Skill Problem Solving at SCQF level 6 embedded 21/02/2018
Deliver a Coaching Programme: Equestrian Riding for the Disabled HX1A 46 2 Core Skill Problem Solving at SCQF level 6 embedded 21/02/2018
Manage a Coaching Environment: Equestrian Riding for the Disabled HX1C 46 2 Core Skills Component Critical Thinking at SCQF level 5 embedded 21/02/2018
Manage and Develop Personal Coaching Programmes and Practice: Equestrian Riding for the Disabled HX1D 46 2 Core Skill Problem Solving at SCQF level 6 embedded 21/02/2018
Analyse Participants’ Needs and Plan a Coaching Programme: Western Riding HX1E 46 2 Core Skill Problem Solving at SCQF level 6 embedded 21/02/2018
Deliver a Coaching Programme: Western Riding HX1F 46 2 Core Skill Problem Solving at SCQF level 6 embedded 21/02/2018
Manage a Coaching Environment: Western Riding HX1G 46 2 Core Skills Component Critical Thinking at SCQF level 5 embedded 21/02/2018
Manage and Develop Personal Coaching Programmes and Practice: Western Riding HX1H 46 2 Core Skill Problem Solving at SCQF level 6 embedded 21/02/2018
Care and Feeding of Children and Young People HX1J 75 2 Core Skills Component Critical Thinking at SCQF level 4 embedded 21/02/2018
Care of Children HX1K 74 2 Core Skill Problem Solving at SCQF level 4 embedded 21/02/2018
Child Development HX1L 74 2 Core Skill Problem Solving at SCQF level 4 embedded 21/02/2018
Contemporary Families HX1M 74 2 Core Skills Component Critical Thinking at SCQF level 4 embedded 21/02/2018
Contemporary Families HX1M 75 2 Core Skills Component Critical Thinking at SCQF level 5 embedded 21/02/2018
Play in Early Learning and Childcare HX1R 74 2 Core Skill Problem Solving at SCQF level 4 embedded 21/02/2018
Play in Early Learning and Childcare HX1R 75 2 Core Skills Component Critical Thinking at SCQF level 3 embedded 21/02/2018
Maintenance of a Safe Environment for Children HX1T 74 2 Core Skills Component Critical Thinking at SCQF level 4 embedded 21/02/2018
Working in Early Learning and Childcare HX1V 74 2 Core Skills Component Critical Thinking at SCQF level 4 embedded 21/02/2018
Working in Early Learning and Childcare HX1V 75 2 Core Skills Component Critical Thinking at SCQF level 4 embedded 21/02/2018
Criminology: Crime Control Strategies H1WN 12 n/a Verification Group Changed from Police Studies (284) to Criminology (682) 09/04/2018
Criminology: Crime Scenes H1WK 11 n/a Verification Group Changed from Police Studies (284) to Criminology (682) 09/04/2018
Criminology: Crime in the Community H1WL 11 n/a Verification Group Changed from Police Studies (284) to Criminology (682) 09/04/2018
Criminology: Forensic Psychology H1WP 12 n/a Verification Group Changed from Police Studies (284) to Criminology (682) 09/04/2018
Criminology: Nature and Extent of Crime H1WM 12 n/a Verification Group Changed from Police Studies (284) to Criminology (682) 09/04/2018
Travel Products and Services H90M 46 3 The number of ancillary products/services required reduced 16/04/2018
Business and Marketing GA4R 45

Addition of Unit: F38X 11 Skills for Customer Care added as an alternative option to  F38W 10 Skills for Customer Care. 19/04/2018
Analysis Participants' Needs and Plan a Coaching Programme:Equestrian Endurance HX4L 46 2 Core Skill Problem Solving at SCQF level 6 embedded and Core Skills Component Working Co-opoeratively with Others at SCQF level 5 embedded 31/05/2018
Deliver a Coaching Programme: Equestrian Endurance HX4M 46 2 Core Skill Problem Solving at SCQF level 6 embedded and Core Skills Component Working Co-opoeratively with Others at SCQF level 5 embedded 31/05/2018
Manage a Coach Enviornment: Equestrian Endurance HX4N 46 2 Core Skills Component Working Co-opoeratively with Others at SCQF level 5 embedded and Core Skills Component Critical Thinking at SCQF level 5 embedded 31/05/2018
Manage and develop Personal Coaching Programmes and Practice: Equestrian Endurance HX4P 46 2 Core Skill Problem Solving at SCQF level 6 embedded and Core Skills Component Working Co-opoeratively with Others at SCQF level 5 embedded 31/05/2018
Practical Skills for Employment HX50 44 2 Core Skills Component Working Co-opoeratively with Others at SCQF level 3 embedded and Core Skills Component Critical Thinking at SCQF level 3 embedded 31/05/2018
Practical Skills for Employment HX50 45 2 Core Skills Component Working Co-opoeratively with Others at SCQF level 4 embedded and Core Skills Component Critical Thinking at SCQF level 4 embedded 31/05/2018
Professional Ethics for Accountants HX6F 46 2 Core Skills Component Critical Thinking at SCQF level 6 embedded 31/05/2018
Computer Games: Design HX9V 44 2 Core Skills Component Critical Thinking at SCQF level 4 embedded 31/05/2018
Computer Games: Design HX9V 45 2 Core Skills Component Critical Thinking at SCQF level 5 embedded 31/05/2018
Computer Games: Design HX9V 46 2 Core Skills Component Critical Thinking at SCQF level 6 embedded and Core Skill Component Providing/Creating Information at SCQF level 6 embedded 31/05/2018
Computer Games: Media Assets HX9W 44 2 Core Skills Component Critical Thinking at SCQF level 4 embedded and Core Skill Component Providing/Creating Information at SCQF level 4 embedded 31/05/2018
Computer Games: Media Assets HX9W 45 2 Core Skills Component Critical Thinking at SCQF level 5 embedded and Core Skill Component Providing/Creating Information at SCQF level 5embedded 31/05/2018
Computer Games: Media Assets HX9W 46 2 Core Skills Component Critical Thinking at SCQF level 6 embedded and Core Skill Component Providing/Creating Information at SCQF level 6 embedded 31/052018
Computer Games: Development HX9X 44 2 Core Skills Component Critical Thinking at SCQF level 4 embedded and Core Skill Component Providing/Creating Information at SCQF level 4 embedded 31/05/2018
Computer Games: Development HX9X 45 2 Core Skills Component Critical Thinking at SCQF level 5 embedded and Core Skill Component Providing/Creating Information at SCQF level 5embedded 31/05/2018
Computer Games: Development HX9X 46 2 Core Skills Component Critical Thinking at SCQF level 6 embedded and Core Skill Component Providing/Creating Information at SCQF level 6 embedded 31/05/2018
Computer Programming HY2C 44 2 Core Skill Component Critical Thinking and SCQF level 3 mbedded and Core Skill Component Planning and Oganising at SCQF level 3 embedded 31/05/2018
Computer Programming HY2C 44 2 Core Skill Component Critical Thinking and SCQF level 5 bedded and Core Skill Component Planning and Oganising at SCQF level 5 embedded 31/05/2018
Computer Programming HY2C 45 2 Core Skill Component Critical Thinking and SCQF level 5 bedded and Core Skill Component Planning and Oganising at SCQF level 5 embedded 31/05/2018
Computer Programming HY2C 46 2 Core Skill Component Critical Thinking and SCQF level 5 bedded and Core Skill Component Planning and Oganising at SCQF level 5 embedded 31/05/2018
Computer Games: Portfolio HY2D 45 2 Core Skill Problem Solving at SCQF level 4 embedded Core Skills and Core Skill Information and Communication Technology at SCQF level 4 31/05/2018
Computer Games: Portfolio HY2D 46 2 Core Skill Problem Solving at SCQF level 5 embedded Core Skills and Core Skill Information and Communication Technology at SCQF level 5

31/05/2018

 

Gameplay HY2F 45 2 Core Skill Problem Solving at SCQF level 4 embedded Core Skills and Core Skill Component Poviding/Creating Information at SCQF level 4 31/05/2018
Computer Games: Mathematics HY95 45 2 Core Skill Component Using Number at SCQF level 5 31/05/2018
Computer Games: mathematics HY95 46 2 Core Skill Component Using Number at SCQF level 5 31/05/2018
Oral health Improvement Mentoring J02P 45 2 Core Skill Component Critical Thinking at SCQF level 4 and Core Skill Component Working Co-operatively with Others at SCQF level 4 31/05/2018
Practical Skills for Employment HX50 44 3 Change to wording “Pre-Apprenticeship” changed to “Preparation for Employment” 06/06/2018
Practical Skills for Employment HX50 45 3 Change to wording “Pre-Apprenticeship” changed to “Preparation for Employment” 06/06/2018
Contemporary Families  HX1M 74 3 Outcome 2 Evidence Requirements – ‘Evidence of a minimum of three family skills and/or values are required’ changed to ‘Evidence of a minimum of three family skills and values are required’.    04/07/2018
Computer Basics H3LJ 09 N/A Changed verification group to Digital Literacy (358) 19/07/2018
Computer Basics H3LJ 44 N/A Changed verification group to Digital Literacy (358) 19/07/2018
Digital Media: Audio HW4W 44 N/A Changed verification group to Digital Literacy (358) 19/07/2018
Digital Media: Audio HW4W 45 N/A Changed verification group to Digital Literacy (358) 19/07/2018
Digital Media: Moving Images HW4Y 44 N/A Changed verification group to Digital Literacy (358) 19/07/2018
Digital Media: Moving Images HW4Y 45 N/A Changed verification group to Digital Literacy (358) 19/07/2018
Digital Media: Still Images HW4X 44 N/A Changed verification group to Digital Literacy (358) 19/07/2018
Digital Media: Still Images HW4X 45 N/A Changed verification group to Digital Literacy (358) 19/07/2018
Electronic Engineering G98D 45 8 F5H4 11 - Computer Aided Draughting (CAD) for Engineers and F5DG 11 - Health and Safety: Engineering added as Optional units to G98D 45 Electronic Engineering Framework. 20/07/2018
NC Computer Games GP0M 46 2 Unit DV96 34 Developmental Drawing removed from framework of GP0M 46 NC Computer games Development 01/08/2018
Supporting Children in an Early Learning and Childcare Setting  HC36 45 2 Page 5 Statement of Standards – Evidence Requirements. As part of an integrated assessment approach across the NPA, the criteria for this unit has been amended from closed book to open book. 01/08/2018
Contemporary Families  HX1M 75 3 Minor change to outcome 2 on page 1 to ensure it mirrors outcome title on page 3. 09/08/2018
Play in Early Learning and Childcare  HX1R 75 3 Minor amends to wording of outcome 3 on page 3 to match outcome title on page 1. 09/08/2018
Maintenance of a Safe Environment for Children  HX1T 74 3 Minor amends to wording of outcomes 1 and 3 on page 1 to match outcome titles on page 3. 09/08/2018
Working in Early Learning and Childcare  HX1V 74 3 Word changed on outcome 2 on page 1. Outcome 2 noted under Evidence Requirements on page 2 09/08/2018
Forensic Science: Applications F823 11 2 All references to future practical advances amended to become current practical advances, and all references to future applications amended to become current applications. 17/08/2018
Practical Tasks in Library and Information Work  EA7C 10 1 Unit extended to 31.07.2021 17/08/2018
Care of Children HX1K 74 3 Evidence Requirements detailed for Outcome 1 21/08/2018
All Skills for Work units and Course Specification All 2 All current units in a new template and re-coded to align with corresponding course 2 code. No change to unit. 28/08/2018
Creative Industries GL44 46 7 Addition of Units: Music Technology Skills H243 75 and Music Technology Skills H243 76 have been added to Optional Units section. 30/08/2018
Animal Care G9D7 45 8 Unit J1CS 45  Animal Care: Maintaining Animal Care Facilities has been added to the optional section of the frameworn 30/08/2018

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