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


We plan to expand our range of support to include:

  • Principal Moderator’s reports;
  • exemplar pieces of work;
  • templates for learner diaries and records;
  • agreement trials;
  • a resource list;
  • exemplification of standards; and
  • centre support visits by arrangement with the Education Manager.

Portfolio Clinic

  • A portfolio clinic is now available for Occupational Studies.
  • The Portfolio Clinic provides an opportunity for centres to submit photocopies of assessed work for scrutiny by the Principal Moderator and Assistant Principal Moderator.
  • One Portfolio Request form should be used per Occupational Studies area. Please note that we will accept no more than three portfolios/partial portfolios for each pathway.
  • The submission dates for portfolios are:
    Summer – Portfolio Submission no later than 31st January
    Spring – Portfolio Submission no later than 31st October

Useful Downloads

Occupational Studies Candidate Unit Record Sheet
(PDF), Last Updated: 05 December 2018

eCRS Agreement trial presentation 2018
(PDF), Last Updated: 04 October 2018

E-Moderation FAQs Occupational Studies using eCRS
(PDF), Last Updated: 04 October 2018

Frequently Asked Questions
(PDF), Last Updated: 07 October 2015

Guidance for Evaluations in Occupational Studies (AO3)
(PDF), Last Updated: 20 January 2016

Guidance on Customer Service
(PDF), Last Updated: 24 January 2018

Guidance on Portfolio Structure for Occupational Studies
(PDF), Last Updated: 20 January 2016

Guidance on Running a Leisure Event
(PDF), Last Updated: 24 January 2018

Internal Moderation/ Standardisation Form
(DOCX), Last Updated: 28 November 2014

Non General Qualifications Instructions for Conducting Coursework Summer 2019
(PDF), Last Updated: 18 February 2019

Non General Qualifications Instructions to Teachers Summer 2019
(PDF), Last Updated: 15 January 2019

Occupational Studies Agreement trial Oct 18
(PPT), Last Updated: 30 October 2018

Occupational Studies Agreement trial presentation Oct 2016
(PPT), Last Updated: 11 January 2017

Portfolio Clinic Request form
(PDF), Last Updated: 01 November 2016

Teacher Guide
(PDF), Last Updated: 04 March 2014

Top Tips on Portfolio Building, Teaching and Marking
(PDF), Last Updated: 24 September 2014