The concept of the microcredential (MC) has taken on greater and greater prominence in recent years. Microcredentials are now being talked about in a range of different discussion fora and also from different perspectives, becoming something of a buzzword....
Collaborative evaluation or peer assessment for the award of CEU microcredentialsWhat is peer assessment?Peer assessment or collaborative evaluation is a very useful approach to boost learning in any education setting, whether in person or online, with great capacity to...
"One person can make a difference and everyone should try." John F. KennedyLet's get used to the term "microcredential" at the UniversityMicrocredentials, or digital badges, are a new way to certify that someone possesses a competency, acquired via...
Competency-based programs provide alternative pathways to a degree or credential that are more personalized, flexible, and aligned with in-demand skills. To varying degrees, these programs recognize prior and extra-institutional learning and allow students to progress at a pace determined...