Title EVOC - Ecvet unit for vocational studies in child care
Project Number LLP-LdV-TOI-07-FI-160811
Project Type Transfer of Innovation
Marketing Text The mobility of students in social and health care training has increased but many cases it is still difficult to transfer the learning outcomes from one learning context to another. EVOC has created a unit for child care education which can be studied in any three of the project countries.
The aim of the project was to develop
a study unit of qualification in child care, which can be accepted by partner institutes and can be transferred from one country to another. The unit was defined according learning outcomes, in terms of knowledge, skills and competence and it is accepted and in use in all three countries.
Description The Vocational teachers in three countries created the unit based on child care education. The project implemented ECVET principles in to social-and health care field in a very practical way. All together 15 students have tested the unit in Finland, Sweden and Germany. The main product of the project is the Handbook containing this unit.
Recognition, transparency, certification
Human Health and Social Work Activities
Units of learning outcomes
Transfer and validation of learning outcomes
Allocation of points
Assessment of learning outcomes
ECVET partnership (involvement of competent bodies)
Analysing and writing learning outcomes
Documentation of learning outcomes
program or curricula
transparency and certification
As a result an Ecvet Handbook was produced for teachers, instructors, employers, trainers, and students,who are involved in child care education and training. The handbook is available in www.evoc.fi in English, Finnish, German and Swedish.
The Handbook contains
● general information about Ecvet system
● partnership/learning agreement
● unit of qualification for child care
● information of
learning outcomes in terms of knowledge, skills and competence
● use of Europass-Mobility in terms of Ecvet
● feedback from testing and piloting of the unit of qualification