Assessment Project Name


The Finnish Competence-based Qualification System

Place


Finland

Project description


  • To assess the students with a competence-based assessment method
  • To describe a national vocational qualification system completed as competence-based qualifications
  • To offer the adults a flexible way of demonstrating, renewing and maintaining their vocational competence
  • To include the key competences for lifelong learning in the in the curriculum.
Further details

Competences assessed


  • Finnish National Board of Education

Assesment Method


The curriculum for each qualification is made by the Finnish National Board of Education. In the document annexed several aspects are described for each module.

Staff Involved


  • Teacher
  • Self-assessment
  • External

Scope


Purpose of the assesment tool


Qualitative / Formative

Quantitative / Summative

Outcomes


  • Qualifications and statements of attainment
  • Self-assessment
  • Improvement potential