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The Diploma

Desk top with photos from The Diploma video

Watch 'The Diploma: A new way of learning'

The video refers to phases one, two, three and four of the Diploma. However, due to government policy changes, there will no longer be a phase four.

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Using the Department for Education's ULN service

Diploma schools – update your learner data ready for summer awarding, using the ULN service.

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The Diploma is an exciting new qualification for 14- to 19-year-olds in England. It offers a blend of theoretical and applied learning.


News and announcements

Revised remit for the Diploma

23 September 2010

The work the Department for Education has remitted QCDA to carry out for the Diploma from September 2010 until the end of March 2011.

New information for administering functional skills

17 September 2010

New information is available to support you with the administration of functional skills qualifications.

Diploma news - New version of ASL catalogues live now

27 August 2010

Diploma news - New version of ASL catalogues live now

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