The general objectives of this project are to develop innovative approaches in terms of quality assurance in technology education and to adapt the content and supply of technology education to suit new qualification needs (ICT, work related training etc.) under a flexible curricula through cooperation between educational and professional establishments in Europe.
The specific aims of the project is to develop innovative approaches in terms of the quality, effectiveness and attractiveness of Technology education, to strengthen the capacity of the international profession to address technology education's developmental and implementation needs by enhancing the networking and interaction ability of national, regional and international associations, to provide recognition of Technology Education as a significant competent in the development of viable and competitive economies through the development of human resources, to provide recognition of the diverse and life-long nature of Technology Education and importance of the complex interactions between technological, social and natural environments, to adapt the content and supply of technology education to suit new qualification needs (including ICT and Work related training) through cooperation between educational and training establishments and enterprises, to create a set of standards for European Technology Education Qualifications to be transparent and recognised at all levels and an all countries concerned, develop new high quality curricula and training materials, to realise international cooperation between educational and training establishments and enterprises on national and European basis, to enhance employment standards of technology education graduates and make them competitive in the job market by flexible training system and modules and to ensure further mobility of technology education students within European programmes, opening up technology education systems to the wider world.
There are 7 partners in the project. The project contractor is the Gazi University (Turkey). The other partners from Germany, Bulgaria, Italy, Spain, Greece and Czech Republic.
Official project web sites: www.gazi.edu.tr
Rita Puzman - TCP/IP in cube
Stephen Bigelow - Mastership on computer networks