Is a Level 6 qualification equivalent to a degree?
Level 6 qualifications are at a level equivalent to bachelor degrees with honours, graduate certificates and graduate diplomas.
Level 4 qualifications are at a level equivalent to Certificates of Higher Education.
Is NVQ Level 6 equivalent to a degree?
NVQs are awarded at six different levels, equivalent to other academic qualifications. A Level 6 NVQ is equivalent to a Bachelors degree, while Levels 4 and 5 equate to the first and second years of a Bachelors degree respectively. NVQs are focused on practical skills in the context of your full or part-time work.
Is a diploma equivalent to a degree?
a “Diploma”, a qualification granted by vocational education and training (VET) sector or university. It is typically completed with 12 to 18 months of full-time study. When accepted for credit as part of a bachelor’s degree, it is usually deemed to be equivalent to the first year of the degree.
What level is a certificate of higher education?
An A Level 1 qualification is equivalent to the GCSE grade D-G level. A Level 4 qualification is equivalent to a normal BTEC Diploma. A Level 5 qualification is equivalent to HND or foundation degree level, however, a level 6 National Vocational Qualification is the equivalent of a normal standard Bachelors degree.