The Degree Qualifications Profile

This section outlines the five categories of learning for each degree level, defines proficiencies basic to each area of learning, and describes their relationship to one another. These proficiencies appear also in a summary grid.

The DQP offers a significant modification of the traditional distinction between the broad knowledge acquired through the entire course of one’s education and that gleaned through pursuit of a specialized field of study. It emphasizes the integration of ideas, methods, practice and theory across both broad and specialized realms.