Wednesday, 19 June 2024, 7:53 AM
Site: SCoPE - BCcampus Learning + Teaching
Group: FLO MicroCourse: Micro-Credentials in the BC Context OER (March 2021) (Micro-Credentials in the BC Context OER (March 2021))
Glossary: Micro Credential Terms
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Certificate

"A credential issued by an institution that contain fewer courses than a degree and a  smaller domain of knowledge.  Must by approved by a governing authority."

https://system.suny.edu/academic-affairs/microcredentials/definitions/

Certification

"demonstrated mastery or competency in specific knowledge, skills or processes that can be measured against a set of accepted standards"

https://system.suny.edu/academic-affairs/microcredentials/definitions/

Competency

"Learnable, measurable and / or observable knowledge and skill-sets gained"

https://system.suny.edu/academic-affairs/microcredentials/definitions/