Project Dissemination meetings in Ivano-Frankivsk, Ukraine, September 19-22, 2017

Dissemination meetings of the Tempus project “A Network for Developing Lifelong Learning in Armenia, Georgia and Ukraine” (LeAGUe) in the west of Ukraine took place in Ivano-Frankivsk at National Technical University of Oil and Gas (IFNTUOG) and Vasyl Stefanyk Precarpathian National University (VSPNU) from September 19 to September 22, 2017.

The meetings were organized by partners of the project – Kharkiv National University of Radioelectronic (KNURE) and Odessa National Polytechnic University (ONPU) – with the support of the Ivano-Frankivsk universities – IFNTUOG and VSPNU as well as Linnaeus University, as the coordinator and grant holder of LeAGUe project.

More than 100 representatives of teaching staff participated in the meetings. Ilona Revenchuk (KNURE) and Vira Liubchenko (ONPU) presented the results of the project and central conception of High Education reform in Ukraine according to a new Law “On Education.” There were presented

  • LLL courses developing and teaching methods;
  • Model of infrastructure support of LLL;
  • E-platform for distance LLL courses;
  • Methodology of creation distance and blended-learning course with content for LLL;
  • Implementation process and business models of LLL courses in Ukrainian universities.

The project results will be drivers of implementation the new conception LLL defined by the Law “On Education” in Ukraine. They provide the framework for development and implementation LLL courses with respect to the market needs and serve as a strong base for promotion LLL conception in Ukraine.