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Science Today Entry Pathways
WJEC Science Today e-mail bulletin.
WJEC provides, and will continue to provide, Science Today Entry Pathways qualifications which meet the needs of teachers and the requirements of regulators in both England and Wales.
Science Today Qualifications
Entry Pathways Science Today is available at Entry 2 & 3. There are a wide range of units that candidates can follow, allowing centres to produce a teaching programme to suit their learners needs. The qualification is available in three sizes: Diploma (37 credits), Certificate (13 or more credits) and Award (8 credits or more).
Science Today Units
To view centre guidance & all units available please use the link below:
Units for Science Today
Some Entry 3 units from Entry Pathways can also be used as credit towards the Pathways Applied Science level 1 qualification.
March 2013: Dates for internal assessment standardising CPD for the next academic year will be published shortly. Examination review will be provided online; further details will be issued in due course
Administration of Entry Pathways 2012/13
- January series - 1st October centres can then amend entries up to 30th November
- June series - 21st February centres can then amend entries up to 30th April
Centre samples will no longer be identified via the Internal Assessment Mark Input System (IAMIS). Centres will choose their own samples by following the sampling formula identified in the Entry Pathways Specification.
The date for submitting the sample of evidence of attainment to moderators:
- January series - 12th December
- June series - 4th May
The following qualifications are now accredited:
Pathways Entry Level Award Science Today (Entry 2) (QCF) QAN: 600/4090/7
Pathways Entry Level Certificate Science Today (Entry 2) (QCF)QAN:600/4442/1
Pathways Entry Level Diploma Science Today (Entry 2) (QCF)QAN:600/4438/x
Pathways Entry Level Award Science Today (Entry 3) (QCF) QAN: 600/4287/4
Pathways Entry Level Certificate Science Today (Entry 3) (QCF) QAN: 600/4250/3
Pathways Entry Level Diploma Science Today (Entry 3) (QCF) QAN: 600/4251/5
CPD February 2012
PowerPoint presentations from the recent CPD supporting Science Today can be found at the following links.
A word document used at CPD clarifying key command words can be found here.
Other documents from CPD can be found on the secure website.
Frequently asked questions from the CPD can be found here.
For further information contact:
Brian Harris - Subject Officer
Telephone: 029 2026 5147
Sarah Price - Subject Support Officer
Telephone: 029 2026 5103