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Application Process

ROL Application Process
Learning/
Experience to be recognised*
Masters-level credits awarded by the School of Education University of NottinghamMasters-level credits awarded by another University of Nottingham faculty or by another Higher Education institutionLevel 7 credits gained via professional development or employment-based awardsVocational experience leading to learning relevant to a particular module
Examples

PGCE, PGCEi or a relevant postgraduate certificate or diploma award

 

Includes Initial Teacher Education award eg. PGCE

Cambridge ESOL DELTA, Trinity Dip TESOL, SENCO

Portfolio of professional/academic work or substantial experience deemed credit-worthy at masters level

What to apply for

Credit Transfer - download form

Credit Transfer - download form Recognition of Prior Certified Learning (RPCL) - download form Accreditation of Prior Experiential (or informal) Learning (RPEL) -download form
What to do Check the table to see which modules you can claim exemption against

Automatic
Check the table to see which modules you can claim exemption against

Non Automatic
Prior learning should be at an equivalent level and from an institution recognised by The University of Nottingham. Please check that module aims, learning outcomes and content of prior study match those of specific modules for the programme you have applied for.

Automatic
Check the table to see which modules you can claim exemption against

Non Automatic
Prior learning should be at an equivalent level and from an institution recognised by The University of Nottingham. Please check that module aims, learning outcomes and content of prior study match those of specific modules for the programme you have applied for.

Check Focus
Check programme modules learning outcomes. Does the focus of your work match the learning outcomes of a specific module?

Check Scope
Check module learning hours. Does the scale and scope of your work seem equivalent to that required for this module?

Check Level
Check masters level assessment criteria. Do you think that your achievements correspond to attainment at pass level (50+)?

What we require

To the Student Services Programmes Team

Completed application form

Electronic/scanned copies of supporting evidence

To the Student Services Programmes Team

Completed application form

Electronic/scanned copies of supporting evidence

To University Admissions Department

Certified copies of original certificates and/or transcripts (this is a condition of your registration)

To the Student Services Programmes Team

Completed application form

Electronic/scanned copies of supporting evidence

To University Admissions Department

Certified copies of original certificates and/or transcripts (this is a condition of your registration)

To the Student Services Programmes Team

Completed application form with supporting statement

Portfolio or other evidence and commentary against specific module

Statement/evidence from employer or other professional person

Process Automatic
Administrative check

Automatic
Administrative check

Non Automatic
Academic assessment

Automatic
Administrative check

Non Automatic
Academic assessment

Non Automatic
Academic assessment

* Please note that all prior learning/experience must have been achieved within the last 10 years. 

 

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