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PLA-200 Introduction to Portfolio Development

This course builds upon the knowledge and reflection acquired in PLA-100, Introduction to Prior Learning Assessment. This course will help students identify courses and subject areas that best match their selected college-level knowledge base. Students will plan each segment of their portfolio and will use course objectives to create a detailed outline. This outline will delineate topics for development based upon the knowledge, theoretical understanding, and applied learning retrieved from work, community, and personal experiences. As a result of this course, students will be prepared to complete their written portfolio.

Advisory: All students who are interested in pursuing portfolio development and prior learning assessment will need to take this course, unless they have already successfully completed a PLA course. Your success in this course will depend partly on how well you express yourself. Therefore, you are strongly advised to have taken ENC-101 and ENC-102 (or their equivalents) before taking this orientation to prior learning assessment.

Study Methods:

Online Courses (PLA-200-OL):
Aug 2019,  Sep 2019,  Oct 2019,  Nov 2019,  Dec 2019

Semester Hours: 2

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