Acronymical

24th October 1997 at 01:00
Could this be the most acronym-filled paragraph ever penned, even by the redoubtable standards of Scottish education? "The SQA anticipates that the work already undertaken with HEQC (Scotland) under the aegis of SACCA will be built on to create a post-16 credit framework. The SCOTVEC review of higher national qualifications and consultations with higher education institutions, employers and professional bodies about the role of higher level SVQs should also contribute to these developments.

"The SQA would anticipate playing a key role with the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education (QAA(HE))." (From the Scottish Qualifications Authority response to the Dearing and Garrick reports.)

Subscribe to get access to the content on this page.

If you are already a Tes/ Tes Scotland subscriber please log in with your username or email address to get full access to our back issues, CPD library and membership plus page.

Not a subscriber? Find out more about our subscription offers.
Subscribe now
Existing subscriber?
Enter subscription number

Comments

The guide by your side – ensuring you are always up to date with the latest in education.

Get Tes magazine online and delivered to your door. Stay up to date with the latest research, teacher innovation and insight, plus classroom tips and techniques with a Tes magazine subscription.
With a Tes magazine subscription you get exclusive access to our CPD library. Including our New Teachers’ special for NQTS, Ed Tech, How to Get a Job, Trip Planner, Ed Biz Special and all Tes back issues.

Subscribe now