SQA National 5 and Higher Media Attainment

Concerns have been expressed about the 2017 examination results for National 5 and Higher Media. Please complete the following questionnaire even if you have no concerns. All information will be kept confidential. The centre is a required entry to ensure that there are no multiple entries. The results will be aggregated and submitted to relevant SQA officers. The closing date has been changed to Tuesday 5 September 2017 in order to submit a report to the Scottish Parliament Education and Skills Committee. Thank you.

* 1. Name (optional)

* 2. Examination Centre

* 3. Type of Centre

* 4. Which of these SQA Media professional development events have you attended?

* 6. How many years have you been presenting SQA Media/Media Studies qualifications?

0 Number of years
i We adjusted the number you entered based on the slider’s scale.

* 7. Please rate your response to this statement about National 5 Media attainment in your centre:
"National 5 Media attainment broadly matched the expected attainment."

* 8. Please rate your response to this statement about National 5 Media attainment in your centre:
"Students' attainment broadly matched their attainment in other National 5 subjects."

* 9. Please rate your response to this statement about Higher Media attainment in your centre:
"Higher Media attainment broadly matched the expected attainment."

* 10. Please rate your response to this statement about Higher Media attainment in your centre:
"Students' attainment broadly matched their attainment in other Higher subjects."

* 11. Please rate your response to this statement about SQA's Understanding Standards:
"SQA's Understanding Standards gives me a clear picture of requred student performance."

* 12. Please rate your response to this statement about SQA's events:
"SQA's events give me a clear picture of requred student performance."

* 13. How could SQA improve delivery of information in their events and in Understading Standards?

* 14. What is your opinion of the revised National 5 Media course in terms its meeting the needs of students in 2017?

* 15. What would you like to see in the revised Higher Media course in terms its meeting the needs of students in 2017?

* 16. Please add any other comments below.

* 17. Thanks for completing the questionnaire. If you would like to receive a copy of AMES' summary of finding submitted to SQA please leave your email address or addresses below.

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