Recognition of Prior Learning

Definition A method of assessment (leading to the award of credit) that considers whether a learner can demonstrate that they meet the assessment requirements for a unit through knowledge, understanding or skills they already possess and do not need to develop through a course of learning. Introduction The Centre seeks to enable learners to avoid the duplication of learning and assessment. There are two ways in which this will be achieved. The opportunity to transfer credits, i.e. to recognise previously accredited achievement can count towards other qualifications. For individuals with learning or achievements that have not been certificated/accredited, it may … Continue reading Recognition of Prior Learning