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Workload is a learner-oriented "quantitative measure of [all] learning activities that may feasibly be required for the achievement of the ↑learning outcomes".[1] Workload comprises the estimated time which is needed for any type of learning: lectures, seminars, practical work, private study, information retrieval, research, group work, independent studies examinations, etc. The concept of workload is also the basis for allocating credits within a ↑ credit system such as the ↑ECTS.
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[1] Qualifications, p. 30.

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