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The Degree Qualifications Profile

The Degree Qualifications Profile

"As all stakeholders in higher education focus more intently on increasing degree attainment, it is more important than ever to fully understand the meaning of those degrees. While many institutions have worked to identify student learning outcomes to inform their own work, these efforts have been largely invisible to students and other key players. The Degree Profile seeks to clearly define the learning that students should acquire. It does this by establishing reference points regarding the level and nature of the learning. The reference points aim to do all of the following: • Help postsecondary students better understand the work they will engage in at an institution. • Focus and organize efforts to ensure institutional accountability. • Help faculty and institutions in their assessment... Show More


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