Re: schema-course-extend: credential or award offered through course.

On 16/06/2016 16:16, Alan Paull wrote:
> I think that we should stick to credentials as qualifications in this 
> context, UNLESS we want to get this wrapped up in the complexities of 
> credit accumulation and transfer – increasingly important now in the 
> UK.  If we include anything ‘certificated’ (including credit), then we 
> muddy the waters considerably.  I’d rather go with qualification in 
> the first instance.

That's interesting.

Credit  transfer is indeed the topic of another use case, see Let's deal with that separately.

The credit accumulation part, I think is also relevant to Stuart's point 
about courses which lead to a qualification because they are part of a 
larger programme or course of study.


Phil Barker           @philbarker
Heriot-Watt University


Received on Thursday, 16 June 2016 16:37:28 UTC