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Mahara ePortfolios Beginner's Guide by Derrin Kent, Thomas Bell, Richard Hand

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Continuing Professional Development (CPD)

CPD is an essential element of many learning programs. It is the practice of keeping tabs on your skills and how they have improved over the course of time.

As you've seen, Mahara is already great for CPD — you can write journals logging your progress and display them in pages. You can also plan your actions using plans.

Sometimes, however, when monitoring CPD, it's necessary to have the ability to log more specific information related to the activity undertaken, for example the location of a CPD activity and the time spent on it. Some courses, for example, require you to demonstrate a specific number of hours of CPD before you can complete them.

Fortunately, the CPD Mahara artefact allows you to do just ...

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