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Shaping vocational qualifications for a future workforce – University of Warwick

November 29 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

OCR and Cambridge Assessment Symposium

Shaping Vocational Qualifications for a Future Workforce

Thursday 29 November 2018, 10:00 – 15:00
University of Warwick, Coventry
Refreshments will be available from 09.30 and lunch taken at 12:30

AGENDA

09.30 Refreshments and arrival

10.00 Welcome and introductions – (Professor Prue Huddleston, University of Warwick)

10.15 Sharing the success (Dean O’Donoghue, OCR)

An opportunity for those attending to see how Cambridge Technicals work, get a feel for the content, knowledge and understanding attained and skills developed.

11.45 Policy Update (Paul Steer, OCR)

Update on the latest policy developments in relation to vocational qualifications including T Level provision.

12.30 Lunch

13.15 Special Guest Speaker (Matthew Osborne, Harris Federation)

13.45 Future proofing vocational qualifications – Roundtable discussion (chaired by Professor Prue Huddleston)

14.45 Summary remarks (Chair)

15.00 Close

OCR is looking for around 5 universities/HEIs to attend. If you are unable to attend you may wish to substitute your attendance for another colleague in your organisation. If interested contact:
Martin Webber
Stakeholder Relationships Manager
Product Directorship
OCR (Oxford Cambridge & RSA Examinations)
Progress House
Westwood Way Coventry
CV4 8JQ
martin.webber@ocr.org.uk
Tel:            02476496378
Mobile       07730283780

Details

Date:
November 29
Time:
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Event Category:

Venue

University of Warwick