Micro-credentials to support flexible scheduling and alternative educational pathways
Micro-credentials are forms of accredited courses that recognize a smaller volume of learning than traditional awards. They are a digital credentialing ecosystem typically completed in a shorter duration than traditional awards. Credit bearing micro-credential courses can provide for shorter completion times of academic programmes and comes in various forms to support a more flexible schedule for aspirational individuals to pursue academic goals, even with a busy schedule!
Why Choose Micro-Credential Courses at Sunway University?
At Sunway University, our role is to offer targeted, short-term courses in pertinent and updated technologies, skills, and other areas to prepare the workforce for the challenges of an evolving economy.
These shorter, modular micro-credential courses allow students and working professionals to quickly acquire the knowledge and skills needed to enter the workforce.
Micro-credentials at Sunway University are delivered online and digitally, providing greater access and choice for individuals seeking quality, industry focused higher education opportunities.
The accumulation of micro-credentials and credits can potentially lead to an award or credit transfer. Providing another pathway for working adults to access knowledge and skills that can ultimately result in a qualification.
Micro-credentials can be considered for credits in programmes offered by Sunway Univesity through the Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning (APEL) process.