Transparency of qualifications
Definition 1: The degree of visibility and legibility of qualifications, of their content and value on the (sectoral, regional, national or international) labour market and in the education and training systems.
Source: based on Cedefop, 2004.
Related terms: comparability of qualifications, mutual recognition of qualifications
Source: Terminology of European education and training policy: a selection of 100 key terms. CEDEFOP Luxembourg: Office for Official Publications of the European Communities, 2008.
Definition 2: the degree to which the value of qualifications can be identified and compared in the (sectoral, regional, national or international) labour and training markets.
Source: VOCEDplus (2014). Glossary of VET, NCVER, Australia.