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Characteristics Statements describe the distinctive features of qualifications at particular levels within the Qualifications Frameworks. They describe the qualifications in terms of their purpose, general characteristics and generic outcomes, but do not include subject level detail.


Higher Education in Apprenticeships Characteristics Statement

Publication Date: 01 Aug 2019

Master's degree characteristics statement

Publication Date: 20 Feb 2020

Qualifications involving more than one degree-awarding body Characteristics Statement

Publication Date: 20 Feb 2020

Doctoral degree characteristics statement

Publication Date: 20 Feb 2020

Foundation degree characteristics statement

Publication Date: 20 Feb 2020