Learners are assessed through assignments, which have been created to demonstrate the students’ knowledge and understanding. All units within this qualification are internally assessed via exams and tasks which are externally verified by the awarding organisation.
The assignments submitted by learners must achieve the learning outcomes and meet the standards specified by the assessment criteria for the unit. Learners can earn a pass, merit or distinction grade depending on the quality of assignment and questions attempted. To achieve a merit or distinction grade, the learners must demonstrate that they have met all the criteria set for these grades.