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Applying APL Principles in Flexible Assessment

A Practical Guide, 1st Edition

By Cook, Cathy, Simosko, Susan


192 pages

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Accreditation of prior learning (APL) is a key component of the current drive towards competence-based education and training. The author, in this edition, emphasizes that APL is part of the continuum of learning, not a stand-alone assessment service.

Table of Contents

APL - what's it all about?; the role of the professionals in developing APL; advising, mentoring and supporting; providing for groups; assessment and quality assurance; implementing APL; implications for staff development; NVQs - what they are and how they work; lessons learned.

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