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IQ Level 3 Certificate in Anatomy, Physiology and Pathology for Complementary Therapies (QCF)

 

Qualification Number 600/9427/8
Title IQ Level 3 Certificate in Anatomy, Physiology and Pathology for Complementary Therapies (QCF)
Category National
Sector Beauty & Therapy | Health & Care
Operational Start Date 31/05/2013
Operational End Date 30/08/2015
Total Units 1 Min Credit 13
Min Guided Learning Hours 94 Max Guided Learning Hours
Min Age From 16 Min Age To 100

Registration Fee : £35.50

This is the administrative fee that IQ charges centres to register a learner on this qualification, and NOT a training fee. All fees include registration, certification and postage (international delivery rates may apply).

Introduction

This specification is intended for trainers, centres and learners. General information regarding centre approval, registration, IQR (IQ’s candidate management system), assessment papers, certification, reasonable adjustments, special consideration, appeals procedures,  are available from the website. This document should be read in conjunction with the IQ QMS Centre guide available from the website.

Qualification Purpose

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About this Qualification

IMPORTANT NOTICE: This qualification is being expired on the 31/08/2015, no registrations can take place form this date, the certification end date is 30/11/2015. 

The IQ Level 3 Certificate in Anatomy, Physiology and Pathology for Complementary Therapies (QCF) is a knowledge-based qualification which will provide learners with knowledge and understanding of the organisation of the body, structure, function and pathologies of the skin, hair and nails. It also covers the structure, function and pathologies of the human body systems including, the skeletal, muscular, nervous, endocrine, respiratory, cardiovascular, digestive, urinary and reproductive systems. Objectives of the qualification include preparing learners to progress to a qualification in the same subject area but at a higher level or requiring more specific knowledge, skills and understanding.

 

 

 

Progression

 

The knowledge gained can be applied to a range of qualifications including:

 

IQ Level 3 Certificate in Indian Head Massage (QCF)

 

IQ Level 3 Certificate in Swedish Massage (QCF)

 

 

Level 3 Diploma in Complementary Therapies (QCF)

 

Level 3 Diploma in Massage Therapy (QCF)

Take this Qualification

If you are interested in taking this qualification and would like to find your nearest IQ centre, please give us a call on 01952 457 452 and a member of our team will be happy to help.

Structure

 

 

To achieve this qualification learners have to achieve 13 credits from the mandatory unit.

This qualification is not graded, successful learners achieve a pass.

IQ Level 3 Certificate in Anatomy, Physiology and Pathology for Complementary Therapies (QCF)
Mandatory UnitMinimum Units:1
 Minimum Credits:13
 UnitLevelCreditGLH
 R/503/7640Knowledge of Anatomy, Physiology and Pathology for Complementary Therapies31394

Assessment

All the units in this qualification are knowledge-based. Assessment is by portfolio (internally set and marked and quality assured by IQ).   An Achievement Record for this qualification is available from the website/ on request. All assessment criteria must be met and mapped and the location of the evidence must be indicated in the achievement record.   All learning outcomes in this qualification (or relevant unit) must be assessed using methods appropriate to the assessment of knowledge and understanding; these can be assessed by a variety of methods including:

Question and answer test

Multiple choice questions

Question and answer verbal (ensure records are kept)

Essay

Other

Learner Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements. However, learners should be able to work at level 2 or above and be proficient in the use of English Language.

Tutor Requirements

All trainers delivering this qualification must have appropriate teaching qualification e.g. PTLLS    and     Subject knowledge

Centre Requirements

Centres must be approved by IQ in order to offer this qualification.

 

 

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