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Level descriptor

Parent term: Level

A statement describing learning achievement at a particular level of the National Qualifications Framework (NQF) that provides a broad indication of the types of learning outcomes and assessment criteria that are appropriate to a qualification at that level.
Source: SAQA 2013, South Africa
Set of statements that describe the levels of a qualification framework in terms of progressive stages of achievement and complexity
Source: SADC 2011, Southern Africa
A definition of the characteristics of a qualification that would lead to it being assigned to a particular level.
Source: ILO (SED) 2007, Global
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