accreditation of prior experimental learning for credit award
BENEFITS of APEL(C)
•Recognise learning acquired through work experience and short courses attended;•Encourage admission of adult students to higher education programmes;•Reduce redundant learning or learning of similar content; and•Reduce the time and cost of completing a study programme.
AWARD of CREDITS
The award of credits through APEL(C) is in the form of credit transfer (up to a maximum of 30% transfer credits permitted) and will be counted towards the total graduating credits of the specific programme of study enrolled.
WHO should APPLY?
•OPEN to all registered students of TAR EC with relevant knowledge and skills acquired through non-formal work-related learning experience and informal training courses.•NO minimum age requirements