By Joseph M Piro. Innovation, entrepreneurship and competitiveness have never been far from the Bologna Process agenda. From their initial mention in the original 1999 Bologna Declaration to the 2015 Ministerial meeting in Yerevan, Armenia, innovation and Bologna’s continuing commitment to it have been underscored. Read more...
The Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, an EUA member, will host an international conference on Master’s admission for a diverse international classroom from 5 to 7 July 2017.
The event will bring together academics, researchers and practitioners to discuss how Master’s admission needs to evolve in the context of globalisation and the ongoing Bologna Process. A call for proposals for the event is now open. More...
Co-chairs and J.-Ch. Martin, Nice University Vice-President for International Relations
3. Introductory session
Setting the scene: different facets of internationalisation in external QA
Padraig Walsh, ENQA, President
WG Implementation - Internationalisation of (External) Quality Assurance
The ESG 2015 at 1,5 years after Yerevan
Tia Loukkola, EUA, Director for the Institutional Development unit
WG Implementation - ESG 2015: 1,5 years after Yerevan
4. QA of cross-border higher education
Introduction and results of the QACHE project
Padraig Walsh, ENQA, President
WG Implementation - Results of the QACHE project
From GATS to the Services Directive
Alberto Amaral, A3ES, President
WG Implementation - Quality Assurance of Cross-border Higher Education and the Services Directive
5. Cross-border quality assurance
Overview and introduction of the E4/EQAR Key Considerations
Melinda Szabo, EQAR, Project Officer
WG Implementation - Overview of cross-border QA and introduction of the E4/EQAR Key Considerations
International accreditation of engineering programmes by CTI
Marie-Jo Goedert, CTI, Director of administration & international relations
WG Implementation - International accreditation of engineering programmes by CTI
Benefits and challenges in carrying out external quality assurance abroad
Heli Mattisen, EKKA, Director
WG Implementation - Benefits and challenges of external quality assurance abroad: Moldova 2015
Experience with reviews abroad and incoming cross-border QA in Lithuania
Nora Skaburskienė, SKVC, Acting Director
WG Implementation - Experience with reviews abroad and incoming cross-border QA in Lithuania
6. Quality assurance of joint programmes
The European Approach – where do we stand 1,5 years after Yerevan?
Colin Tück, EQAR, Director
WG Implementation - The European Approach, where do we stand 1,5 years after Yerevan?
7. Liaison with other working groups and outcomes of WG2 activities
Liaison with other working groups, i.a. AG3 “Dealing with non-implementation”, WG1 “Monitoring” and WG3 “New Goals. Policy development for new EHEA goals”
- Relevance of Competences
by Professor Olga Oleynikova, Head of the National Erasmus+ Office in Russia
WG EHEA New Goals - Competences discourse by Olga Oleynikova
- Nadezda Kaminynan
Why are developing learners’ competences so important, and why should teaching, learning and assessment be grounded in a competence-based approach?
WG EHEA New Goals - Presentation on competences by Nadezda Kaminynan
5.2 Draft Conclusions regarding Competences
- WG EHEA New Goals - Reader Competences
- The importance of Key Competences in the context of Lifelong Learning
6. Digital Education
6.1 Digital Education
- Can digitalisation of higher education support new modes of learning and teaching? by Alastair Creelman, e-learning expert, Sweden
What is the role and impact of digitalisation on higher education? How it can be used to support teaching and learning at institutions, at the same time widening the access to higher education?
WG EHEA New Goals - The digital challenge by Alastair Creelman
- Added value of Digitalisation to Student support on European level. Case of EMREX project by Mauritz Danielsson, executive director of the LADOK consortium - national system for study administration within Higher Education in Sweden
How digitalisation can be used to better support students throughout their studies? Can there be European cooperation on digital services?
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6.2 Draft Conclusions regarding Digital Education