PROGRAMME

14 SEPTEMBER 2021 | 10:00AM

Webinar 3: : Opening Learning Through a New Qualifications Perspective

CHAIR

Ms Thembisa Futshane

Deputy Director-General: Policy, Planning and Strategy

KEYNOTE SPEAKER

Dr Rooksana Rajab

Senior Associate of JET Education Services

Digital credentialing and a new learning landscape/Towards an Agile Credentialing Schema in South Africa link to RPL

Mr Christoph Vorwerk

Skills Development Specialist

Micro-Credentials for the Advanced Composites Industry – MerSETA
Combining the QCTO Model with open badges

Ms Barbara Jones

Curriculum Development Specialist

Micro-credentials and digital badges contributing to social justice in higher education in South Africa – North West University
The potential for micro credentials to contribute to a social justice agenda in South African higher education

Ms Susan Gredley

PhD candidate at the University of the Western Cape (UWC)

Recognition of Prior Learning – enabling parity of participation of access to higher education – University of the Western Cape
Recognition of Prior Learning: Opening access to higher education

Dr Heidi Bolton

Senior Manager: Research at the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA)

Diverse “successful” RPL initiatives in South Africa
RPL in the context of flexible learning pathways (from the SAQA-UNESCO research)

Mr Navin Vasudev

Manager: Business Development & Stakeholders at the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA)

Mr Japie Nel

Senior Manager: NQF Qualifications and Professional Bodies at the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA)

Mr Wellington Radu

Senior Manager: Authentication Services at the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA)

Recognition and learner mobility (national, regional, continental, and global recognition networks)
Recognition networks and mobility in learning and work