Competency-Based Learning and the Future of Nigerian Colleges of Education: A Recipe Vocational and Technical Aptitude

  • Lawal Muhammad
  • Tijjani Uba Abdullahi

Abstract

The importance of competency based learning cannot be ignored, considering the role it plays for effective learning and development of skills necessary for successful performance in a job. This paper attempts to review some conceptual issues on competency base learning, such as competency assessment and stages of its implementation. The paper further explained the applicability of the competency based learning in Nigerias colleges. The paper concludes by offering some recommendations, such as provision of legislative frame work for competency based learning to have the legal backing it deserves and equally to redefined institutional frame work in order to accommodate the system.

Published
Jun 15, 2015
How to Cite
MUHAMMAD, Lawal; ABDULLAHI, Tijjani Uba. Competency-Based Learning and the Future of Nigerian Colleges of Education: A Recipe Vocational and Technical Aptitude. International Journal of Business Administration and Management Research, [S.l.], v. 1, n. 1, p. 32-35, june 2015. ISSN 2412-4346. Available at: <http://researchplusjournals.com/index.php/IJBAMR/article/view/98>. Date accessed: 18 dec. 2018. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.24178/ijbamr.2015.1.1.32.