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Higher Education Qualifications are the "gold standard" set of internationally recognised IT qualifications.
Ofqual (Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation) accredited and relevant to employers, they set the highest standard of professionalism within the industry.
The first exam for the new IT and the Environment module will run in September 2012. The IT and the Environment syllabus (PDF) is available in order for approved centres to prepare appropriate course material for teaching this module.