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The CXC-Qualification Structure (CXC-QS)
Thu, 17 Nov, 2016 at 11:25 AM
What is a qualifications framework?
A qualifications framework is a reference instrument used for classifying and comparing qualifications across levels of learning outcomes which become mor...
Thu, 17 Nov, 2016 at 11:19 AM
What are learning outcomes?
Learning outcomes are specific statements of what learners must know and be able to do (in a measurable way) irrespective of where learning takes plac...
Thu, 17 Nov, 2016 at 11:19 AM
What is the difference between a learning outcome and a competency?
Competencies are more general statements that learning outcomes. Competencies describe desired knowledge, skills and attitudes of learners completing ...
Thu, 17 Nov, 2016 at 11:20 AM
What is the difference between a qualification framework and a qualification structure?
Qualification frameworks and qualification structures are similar in design and purpose however the frameworks are usually designed at the national or...
Thu, 17 Nov, 2016 at 11:20 AM
How can the CXC-QS improve quality?
The CXC-QS can improve quality by helping users to interpret ad compare competencies across existing and future CXC qualifications. It may also serve ...
Thu, 17 Nov, 2016 at 11:20 AM
How can the CXC-QS promote lifelong learning?
The CXC-QS can promote lifelong learning by clarifying different pathways and qualifications that learners can pursue in different places to progress ...
Thu, 17 Nov, 2016 at 11:20 AM
How does the CXC-QS promote comparability of qualifications?
The CXC-QS promotes comparability of qualifications by describing the learning outcomes that are associated with each level. Qualifications can be com...
Thu, 17 Nov, 2016 at 11:21 AM
What is a qualification?
A qualification is a formal document which is issued by official agencies after assessing their recipients. They usually have value in the labour market...
Thu, 17 Nov, 2016 at 11:21 AM
What is a credit?
A credit is a unit of measure which indicates the length of time needed to prepare for a qualification. The credit used in the CXC-QS indicates notion...
Thu, 17 Nov, 2016 at 11:21 AM