What Are the Differences Between the CEU and the ILU?
The Continuing Education Unit (CEU) was developed by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET).
The International Learning Unit (ILU) was developed by the the Learning Resources Network (LERN).
The CEU has been widely used for several decades.
The ILU has been used since the early 2000âs
The CEU was designed to address issues of the industrial age.
The ILU was designed to address issues during the âAge of the Internet.â
The CEU is a measurement of education units based upon time, specifically - seat time in class.
The ILU is a measurement of education units based upon based upon competency to measuring learning.
The CEU emphasizes that the professional/participant/student is in the classroom while a qualified instructor delivers his/her presentation.
The ILU emphasizes that the professional/participant/student learns the material while a qualified instructor delivers his/her presentation.
The CEU measures the length of the class, the time from start to finish.
The ILU requires an outcome based competency with a minimum result of at least 80% or better.
The CEU has difficulty measuring time on some eLearning platforms.
The ILU accommodates all platforms when measuring competency and skills.
Remember, not that one is good or bad but there are differences between the CEU and the ILU. And now it is your turn to add to the list:
The CEU is different from the ILU in thatâ¦.?
The ILU is different from the CEU in thatâ¦.?