We need to look at a different way of
delivering qualifications to young people in this day and age. And the
whole lot of research shows that the work-based learning is the most effective
way for young people to understand what the purpose of the curriculum is. So
remember, curriculum for excellence is all about skills-based learning. It’s
about having youngsters develop skills rather than just big bodies of knowledge.
So if they can find out what they’re learning and specifically why they’re
learning it, it’s– that’s exactly what happens in the work-based situation.
That it makes their curiosity in terms of the learning, and also
the satisfaction about this is what this piece of knowledge was designed to be