Definition of profile component in English:

profile component

noun

  • An attainment target in a particular subject, forming part of a general assessment of a pupil.

    • ‘The National Curriculum specified two distinct profile components: design and technology and information technology.’
    • ‘In the case of the profile component entitled "Information Technology Capability", the level of attainment shall be the pupil's level of attainment for the attainment target so entitled.’