|Project Title||Solar Cell Technology Courses for VET and Industry|
|Overall Project Value(EUR)||500 001 - 1 000 000|
|Project Start – Project End||March 1, 2009–March 1, 2012|
Funding and Implementing Organizations
|Origin of Funding||European Union|
|Implementing Organization / Consortium||
- Autonomous University of Barcelona
|Contact / Team Leader / Project Team||
Autonomous University of Barcelona
Project Summary, Objectives and Results
This project is concerned with providing academic support for the development of solar cell technology in Turkmenistan, considered to be a high national priority in conjunction with sustainable development policies. The work is carried on using EU expertise from a variety of countries, plus local expertise. In addition the project will development the specific methodology of distance teaching and content and strong control for ICT supported teaching in cooperation with educational institutions, industry and the ministries of Turkmenistan to an internationally accepted standard in solar cell technology.
|Education Sector||HE, VET (IVET & CVET)|
|Components of the Education Process||Career planning, Education Management, Education Policy Advice & Development, Teaching and learning technologies (arrangements), Training of teachers / trainers|
|Occupational Field||Electrical Engineering and Information Technology|
|Target Groups||Decision-makers and managers in VET and HE institutions, Developers of standards, programs, curricula etc., Learners (scholar, student, apprentice etc.), Lecturers, teachers, instructors, trainers|
1. Creation of a management unit and system (SOLTME – SOLar Cell Initiative in Turkmenistan) which would support the development of the educational platform through a masters level curricula and development of ICT-supported teaching programmes for students, postgraduate (PE) students in the area of renewable energies and solar cell technology.
2. Development of the TME-specific methodology of distance teaching and content and strong control for ICT-supported teaching in cooperation with educational institutions, industry and the ministries of TME to an internationally accepted standard in solar cell technology.
3. Development of education platform and implementation of practical experience in ICT-supported teaching by pilot teaching in the area of renewable energies and solar cell technology with a subsequent largescale teaching, dissemination and networking.
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