Title Sloop2desc: Sharing Learning Objects in an Open Perspective to Develop European Skills and Competences
Project Number 2009-1-IT1-LEO05-00225
Product Moodle course: "To design and develop Moodle courses and Open Educational Resources based on EU systems for certification of competences" - English version
Title Moodle course: "To design and develop Moodle courses and Open Educational Resources based on EU systems for certification of competences" - English version
Product Type teaching material
An open online course to train teachers on:
a)design and development of Moodle courses;
b)producing and sharing Open Educational Resources;
c) EU systems for certification of competences and their relation to school curricula
This course has been designed and developAn open online course to train teachers on:
a)design and development of Moodle courses; b)producing and sharing Open Educational Resources;
c) EU systems for certification of competences and their relation to school curriculaed in the Sloop2desc project to be used in virtual classes.
It is organized in 5 modules:
1. Using MOODLE as a trainee and as a teacher (3 weeks)
2. Being an online tutor and using web 2.0 tools (3 weeks)
3. Using and developing open educational resources for an eLearning environment (3 weeks)
4. European Qualification Framework (EQF), e-Competence Framework (e-CF) and EUCIP standard (includes materials on "The 8 key-competences" and "End-users Digital competences & ECDL") (2 weeks)
5. Collaborative development of educational resources based on EUCIP standard (5 weeks)
The course, which has been piloted in Italy, Romania and Slovenia, is freely available in English, Italian, Slovenian and Romanian, even though with some differences. In particular, the Italian version includes, in module 4, materials on "European Framework for languages: CEFR", since it has been piloted also with teachers of Languages L2. In the Romanian course, modules 4 and 5 refer to certification systems by IMO (International Maritime Organization) instead of Eucip.
The course has been structured in such a way to be used with a collaborative learning methodology. At the conclusion of the project, the course has been made available to all people in self-learning.
Target group Teachers, trainers and professionals in VET; representatives from SMEs; researchers in the fields of Educational Technologies and/or competence-based education.
Moodle course. Even though the course is based on a solid collaborative learning model, the educational contents published in it can still be used in self-learning. Nevertheless, the Sloop2desc partners strongly recommend to use it in a collaborative way. To this aim, instructions for teachers/tutors have been added in the introductory module of the course.
The course can be visited at http://moodle.pa.itd.cnr.it/sloop2desc/course/view.php?id=153
The course can be freely downloaded from the FreeLOms platform: www.freeloms.org
Area of application Online education
Product Languages English