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Competency element

Parent term: Competence/y

The fundamental component or part or basic building block of a unit of competency (competence standard) and which describe the key activities or elements of the work covered by a particular occupation / trade / job. Assessments are carried out at the element level by virtue of the corresponding criteria for each.(Similar definition used by NCVER. See "Elements of competency")
Source: Wahba 2013, Global
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Related terms
 Core competencies, Unit of competency

Related TVET Forum discussion
 Units of Competence - Definition and Calculation



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