ECVET (Users’ Group, NetECVET, national coordination point)
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Make Dutch qualifications more transparant for other countries
Final exam abroad?
Recognize learning credits within our national system?
Support lifelong learning in The Netherlands?
ECVET - mobility Learning experience UK VET progr. NL Transcript of record (Europass ) Validation of L.O. Recognition of L.O. Accumulation of L.O. Assessment of L.O . Credit for L.O .
based on units of learning outcomes
Memorandum of Understanding (MoU)
ECVET - Mobility ECVET before mobility ECVET during mobility ECVET after mobility
Set up a partnership
Sign a MoU
Identify the unit(s) of LO for mobility
Discuss assessment of LO
Clarify how LO will be validated and recognised
Sign a Learning Agreement
Provide the learning activities preparing for LO identified in the learning agreement
Assess what LO the learner has achieved
Provide evidence about the result of assessment (transcript of record)
In line with the MoU and the Learning Agreement:
Validate learner’s credit achieved abroad
Recognise learner’s credit achieved abroad
Legend: LO: Learning Outcomes; MoU: Memorandum of Understanding
Possibilities & added value recognition (draft analysis!) Situation Recognition Added value to mobility without ECVET Unit for mobility only, as part of pathway, no repetition of learning activities assessed abroad (practical or theoretical training) Quality of mobility Agrees LO are focus of mobility Ensure LO correspond to learnign activities Common basis for mobility exchanges Learning outcomes in addtion to those in the qualification (e.g. additional certificate) Comparable: LO are part of free choice Possibility for innovation / added value to labour market LO achieved abroad correspond to full or partial unit in the ‘home’ qualification Learner achieved the partial or full unit The progress is clear for the learner.