Services

The PLA Unit seeks to serve its clients in the following ways:

For matriculation into undergraduate courses of study, the Unit:

  • Assesses post-secondary certification (eg. HEART, City and Guilds, transcripts from overseas institutions, etc) and letters of verification.
  • Makes preliminary arrangements for applicants with a grade 4 or 5 in CSEC/ grade D or E in GCE Mathematics or English A, to pursue prerequisite modules such as Foundation Mathematics and Developmental English at the UTech, Jamaica Academy.

For matriculation into Graduate courses of study, the Unit delivers/coordinates the:

  • Portfolio Development Seminar
  • Portfolio Development Manual
  • Portfolio Assessment

For module exemption in undergraduate courses of study, the Unit delivers/coordinates the:

  • Portfolio Development Workshop
  • Portfolio Development Manual
  • Portfolio Advisement
  • Portfolio Assessment
  • Challenge Examinations