A learner who is assessed as having a spiky profile has different levels of skill in an overall area. For example, the individual literacy skills such as reading and writing can be at different levels.
Random learning can occur in everyday life. It is not an activity which is intentionally planned in advance and is not bound to special or specific places (e.g. classes) or to mediators (e.g. teachers). Random learning can be considered as a natural learning mechanism. Learners may often not be aware that they have learnt something. Note: In level 1, this is considered synonymous with ‘Informal learning’
A form of mentoring that takes place in learning environments, usually between an older more experienced student and a new student(s).
- Sida 1