Council for the Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment
CCEA Curriculum Monitoring Programme 2018-19

Frequently Asked Questions

Where can I find out more information in relation to assessment and moderation dates?

A Calendar of Events is published every year and will contain key dates for centres around assessment and moderation. This can be viewed in our online Qualifications Administration Handbook.

What are the entry codes for this specification?

Entry codes for this subject will be available in our online Qualifications Administration Handbook

Alternatively, you can telephone our Entries, Results and Certification team on (028) 9026 1200.

How long does the course last?

The course can be completed in either one or two years. However, learners who need additional time may complete the required units at any stage within the lifetime of the specification.

Do learners have to complete the units in any particular order?

No. Teachers/learners do not have to cover the units in any particular order. Assessment in a unit can take place as and when the learner is ready.

What are the guided learning hours for this qualification?

This qualification has a total of 120 guided learning hours.

How is achievement at unit level awarded?

Achievement at unit level is pass or not passed and learners can achieve at either Entry 1, 2 or 3.