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.

Hyperlink: http://www.cedefop.europa.eu/EN/Files/4064_en.pdf

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.

Hyperlink: http://www.voced.edu.au/content/glossary-term-transparency-qualifications

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