Outcome or Competency Based Education

Below is a link to an article on the subject of Outcomes Based Education. What is it? Is it based on previous histories of education or is it a paradigm shift and a new practice to how we educate?

http://www.up.ac.za/saafecs/vol28/malan.pdf

But first you need to really understand what they are and how Outcome and Competency Based Education styles differ. I have include the wikipedia definition of both. Very well explained.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Competency-based_learning

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Outcome-based_education

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