Title Transfer of a training concept and development and implementation of a credit point system based on ECVET in order to enforce mobility and acceptance in geriatric care
Project Number DE/08/LLP-LdV/TOI/147180
Project Type Transfer of Innovation
Marketing Text Due to demographic change there is an increasing need for professionalised geriatric care which is not available in most European countries. In addition culturel differences have to be integrated into concepts of health care. Culturel sensitive education in geriatric care also needs a European accreditation in order to ensure transferability. Since especialy geriatric care of migrants takes place at home the project concentrated on a curriculim for home care services.
Summary Purpose of the project was to develop transferable modules for geriatric care and evaluate its appropriatness for vocational training.The project had a focus on different culturel backgrounds and the different modules have been made comparable by a credit point system accordng to ECVET. The project was based on a German curriculum that has been transfered and adapted according to specific national needs and conditions.Target group of the project were further traing and educational institutions.
Description The project was based on a German curriculum for culturel sensitive care that has been transfered and adapted according to specific national needs and conditions.
Recognition, transparency, certification
Sectors Human Health and Social Work Activities
material for open learning
program or curricula
description of new occupation profiles
transparency and certification
Product information The result of the project is a modular curriculum for geriatric care that van be used depending on national needs and conditions and be compared by ECVET credit points.This provides a basis for the esablishment of geriatric care in Europe and an increase of the acceptance of cultural differences.