APEL for Credit Award [APEL(C)] and Credit Transfer for MOOC


These MQA Circular No. 5/2016 and MQA Circular No. 6/2016 are to inform on the application of Guidelines on Credit Transfer for Massive Open Online Courses (MOOC) and Guidelines to Good Practices: Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning for Credit Award [APEL(C)] that has been developed by MQA.


The compilation of frequently asked questions (FAQ) has addressed various forms of queries from the public pertaining to APEL for Credit Award [APEL(C)] and Credit Transfer for MOOC. The FAQ will be helpful to assist the public in understanding APEL(C) and Credit Transfer for MOOC.


The printed version of the Guidelines to Good Practices: APEL(C) and Guidelines on Credit Transfer for MOOC are available for purchase at MQA, Level 14B, Menara PKNS-PJ starting 28 September 2016. The e-book version is also available for purchase at Ookbee MY and eSentral website through these links:

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