Title Special Needs Accreditation For Europe
Project Number UK/10/LLP-LdV/TOI-309
Project Type Transfer of Innovation
Country UK-United Kingdom
Marketing Text This project has transferred the innovative methods and technologies for low cost certification that provides progression routes to European Qualifications Framework (EQF) qualifications for learners with Special Needs.
Summary A competence based assessment framework (P-scales) has been designed by Qualifications and Curriculum Development Agency (QCDA) in the UK to provide a means of monitoring the progress of learners with Special Educational Needs who were not able to access the mainstream qualifications.
Description The P-scales have been written in the style of competence based qualifications and as such provides a ready made structure for certification. In the UK, The Learning Machine Ltd has devised a low cost system of certificates based on the P-scales so that learners with Special Educational Needs can have their achievements formally recognised in the same way as their mainstream counterparts.
Recognition, transparency, certification
Access for disadvantaged
Product Types others
Product information A competence based assessment framework (P-scales)with attainment certificates at each level to reward achievement.