Design Challenges for an E-Learning Accreditation System for the Republic of Malta

Anthony F. Camilleri
Knowledge Innovation Centre, Malta

Alex Grech
StrategyWorks, Malta


In response to an increased demand from education providers, including offshore educational providers, the Maltese Government has decided to examine the design of a national accreditation system for e-learning in Higher Education, with particular emphasis on non- traditional forms of education such as MOOCs. This paper describes the first two steps of a design thinking approach, to consider the challenges and opportunities which are informing the thinking of policy-makers, and examines the scenarios which may arise out of each one, with the aim of providing a basis for future ideation, prototyping and testing of an accreditation system.

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