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Issue 12, December 2012

Joint issue 12 was prepared together by the ECVET core and support teams. It contains:
 
  • An editorial by Erik Hess, Policy Officer ECVET at European Commission DG EAC, reviewing the year 2012 and stating the priorities for 2013;
  • An article on the second joint ECVET-EQAVET-EQF seminar held in October in Paris on using units within professional qualifications;
  • An article on the customized seminar for the UEAPME (European Association of Craft, Small and Medium-sized enterprise) held in September in Brussels;
  • An article on the customized seminar for the nuclear energy sector held in September in Brussels;
  • An article on the pilot projects’ approaches to the definition of units of learning outcomes and their assessment;
  • An article on the ECVET expert teams from Greece, Malta, Italy and Slovenia; 4 articles each describing a pilot project: VET-CCS (Vocational Education and Training Credit Conversion System in Malta), CO.L.O.R (competency valorisation and learning outcome recognition for migrants and mobile workers within Italy), ESyCQ (ECVET-solution to the recognition of prior learning in Germany) MEN-ECVET (analysing alternatives for recognised mobility in France)
  • An article on the NetECVET network, which promotes ECVET to practitioners;
  • An article on the “PEP goes local” project, follow up of the PEP project (Partnership for Experimenting with ECVET in a Practical Context).