Field          Business


Revision and rollover of Mediation unit standards





Public Sector Services


12833, 12834, 12835, 12836, 12837, 12839, 12841, 12838, 12840


Learning State has revised and rolled over the unit standards listed above to maintain their currency until they are reviewed in 2013.


Date new versions published                                                          July 2010


Planned review date                                                                           December 2013




The Mediation unit standards were revised and their planned review date extended to ensure currency until they go through a full review in 2013.


Main changes


·      Changes to legislation.

·      Minor changes to special notes.

·      Minor changes to elements and performance criteria to align with current practice.

·      Prerequisite for unit standard 12840 removed.


The Registration Criteria for National Qualifications Framework (NQF) Unit Standards have been reviewed and replaced with the Quality assurance criteria for the listing of unit standards on the Directory of Assessment Standards.  The changes made to the criteria during this review reflect the replacement of the NQF and the Register with the New Zealand Qualifications Framework (NZQF) and the Directory of Assessment Standards, the inclusion of criteria for grades, and changes to terminology and format of unit standards.  The main changes to terminology are that:


The unit standards covered by this report have been published in the new format.