What is considered formal learning?
Formal learning is the learning that takes place through a structured program of learning that leads to the full or partial achievement of an officially accredited qualification. Examples of where formal learning takes place, includes:
- study undertaken with Australian higher education providers (e.g. universities, TAFE colleges)
- study at recognised overseas institutions
- credentialed programs provided by recognised professional bodies, employers and other authorities.
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