- What is a digital badge?
Digital badges are portable web-enabled credentials that can be verified in real-time and shared across platforms, including LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter and in an email signature block. Digital badges are awarded for selected Professional Learning events.
- What are the benefits of a badge?
Badges are a way of recognising, measuring and verifying learning. They provide evidence of the knowledge, skills and attributes the learner has demonstrated. Badges support a growing worldwide interest in continuing lifelong professional education and are being adopted by many industries and professions.
- How is a badge earned?
To earn a badge, certain requirements must be met. This may involve satisfactorily completing activities, assessments and/or projects which demonstrate evidence of learning.
- How do earning criteria for badges differ?
AISWA provides different levels of badges across various categories of learning experiences. The table below shows the requirements for each level.
*Note: AISWA will email participants the Digital Badge opt-in form at the end of each Semester.