The credential evaluator’s toolkit: a tour of sub-Saharan Africa

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    • Admissions & accreditation

What you’ll learn

This course offers a thorough review and discussion of common credentials, terminology, grading scales, course weighting, types of credentials and sample documents issued at various levels of education from all regions of sub-Saharan Africa. You’ll get to practice examining standard credentials issued in English, French, and Portuguese and train your eye at detecting forged or altered documents.

  • Learn to determine document authenticity and recognition status of tertiary institutions
  • Convert grades and credits to your own country’s system
  • Determine overall equivalency of standard credentials
  • Effectively utilise print and online resources

How to get the most out of this course

This course will better prepare you for reviewing credentials from sub-Saharan Africa and enable you to make more confident admissions determinations. While both newer and experienced professionals will find value in this course, those with at least some experience can benefit from having their specific questions addressed by the experts.


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