International meeting of project ACADEMICA
At 16-17 May in Samarkand Agricultural Institute (www.samqxi.uz) is conducted international meeting in frame of project “Accessibility and Harmonization of Higher Education in Central Asia through Curriculum Modernization and Development“.
AT the meeting, together with faculty of SAI, participated partners from EU Burgas Free University, Università degli Studi Guglielmo Marconi, Universitat Politecnica de Valencia, University of Applied Sciences FH Joanneum, Kazakhstan partners Shokan Ualikhanov Kokshetau State University, International Information Technology University, Abay Myrzakhmetov Kokshetau University, Kostanay State Pedagogical Institute, Kazakhstan Association of Engineering Education, Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan partners Turkmen State Institute of Culture, Turkmen State Institute of Finances, Tashkent University of Information Technologies, Ministry of Higher and Secondary Specialized Education of the Republic of Uzbekistan.
The motivation behind the Project is to bring together European Higher Education Institutions which possess and supply cutting-edge developments, innovative learning practices and extensive international experience and Higher Education Institutions from Partner countries in Central Asia which need and demand the same developments, practices and experience.
AT the meeting were discussed issues of training of experimental groups of faculty on virtual course for electronic and distance tools of education (e-learning), modernization of curriculum with use of ICT, plans on implementation of updated courses at HEI’s of CA. Partners presented reports on conducted work and indicated work plans till end of 2017. Separately, it was presented report and measures on quality assurance of project implementation.