International Projects of the National Aerospace University "Kharkiv aviation Institute" financed by Tempus and Erasmus+ projects

Transferring European QA to Academy of Distance Education


Specific Objective

Competency of at least 50 Ukrainian university administrators in preparation and certification of bachelor and master University programmes according to European standards trough international collaboration in a field of University Quality Management by 7 Ukrainian and 7 European experts improved by September 30, 2007.

Project Type

Complementary Measure

Outcomes and outputs

1. Materials on the internal standards and quality assurance system at the ADE prepared and ready for use by EU and Ukrainian experts;

2. Structure and content of the materials and recommendations for 24 Ukrainian higher educational institutions - ADE members developed;

3. Draft materials and recommendations repared for 24 Ukrainian higher educational institutions acting in distance learning on elaboration of internal standards, on collaboration between the Universities in creation of the high-quality MA and BA level programmes, on introduction of the peer review assessment tool;

4. Analyses and evaluation of the materials prepared made by experts;

5. Materials published in the Internet for on-line discussion; e-mail yahoo-group will be established and maintained on a regular basis;

6. Comments and feedback collected and analysed and group of 7 EU and 7 Ukrainian experts.

Description

1.To collect, prepare and translate materials on the internal standards and quality assurance system at the Academy of Distance Education during short-term study visits to UA and KATHO. Seven Ukrainian experts selected on a competitive basis will obtain necessary materials and will study the experience of Belgium and Spain in development, introduction and application of internal standards and quality assurance system;

2. To organise 3-days workshop “Quality management in distance learning” for the EU and Ukrainian experts in Kiev. The workshop team will work out the structure and content of the materials and recommendations for Ukrainian higher educational institutions – ADE members;

3. To organise a 3-days master-class for 7 EU and 7 Ukrainian Experts at the UPMF, France. The aim of the master-class is discussion of the prepared materials and preparing them for publication and dissemination;

4. To prepare and conduct a concluding 2-days conference “Quality Assurance in distance learning: one more step towards Bologna process” in Kiev for presentation and discussion of the prepared materials.