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IQ Level 2 Award in Awareness of Dementia (QCF)

 

Qualification Number 601/2247/X
Title IQ Level 2 Award in Awareness of Dementia (QCF)
Category National
Sector Health & Care
Operational Start Date 07/01/2014
Operational End Date 31/03/2015
Total Units 4 Min Credit 8
Min Guided Learning Hours 72 Max Guided Learning Hours 72
Min Age From 16 Min Age To 100

Qualification Fee : £35.00

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).

About this Qualification

The IQ Level 2 Award in Awareness of Dementia (QCF) aims to develop learners' knowledge and understanding of the care of individuals with dementia. It addresses awareness of dementia, person centred approaches to care of individuals with dementia, communication and interaction. Issues of equality, diversity and inclusion are also covered.

Progression

Learners who achieve this qualification could progress on to further training or education and go on to qualifications in health and social care, such as:

  • IQ Level 2 Diploma in Health and Social Care (Adults) for England (QCF)
  • IQ Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care (Adults) for England (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 the learner must achieve eight credits from the four mandatory units

IQ Level 2 Award in Awareness of Dementia (QCF)

Assessment

All units in this qualification are assessed by portfolio (internally set and marked and quality assured by IQ). An Achievement Record for this qualification which includes the forms necessary to map and claim knowledge and competence is available to download from the IQ website. All assessment criteria of relevant units must be covered.

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

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 1or above

Tutor Requirements

All trainers delivering this qualification must have

  • Appropriate teaching qualification e.g. PTLLS or Level 3 Certificate in Education and Training
  • Subject knowledge

Centre Requirements

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

 

 

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