Title On-Line Learning Modules For Waste treatment, Waste disposal and Waste recycling
Project Number 2011-1-SK1-LEO05-02882
Product Pilot implementation of the on-line courses created by the WASTRE project
Title Pilot implementation of the on-line courses created by the WASTRE project
Marketing Text In order to asses the syllabus and learning materials for all 4 modules of the WASTRE project experimental a number of pilot courses were organized. The first experimental pilot course was organized at the end of 2011 for a group of ERASMUS students (5 Spanish, 1 Estonian). This course consisted of 11 lectures in English on Waste Management Glossary, Waste Treatment and Collection, Landfill and Composting, Solidification, Waste Water Treatment I. and II., Waste Incineration, Rubber and Plastics Recycling, Treatment and Recycling of Organic Waste and Opportunities for SME Activities in Waste Management). Each lecture contained a set of 3 questions and topics for further discussion. After each lecture the content of the lecture was discussed by students and the lecturer in English and in some cases also in Spanish. The answers to the set questions were given by each student in English and Spanish, and evaluated by the lecturer according their quality.
Description The aim of the pilot course implementation (result 10. Pilot implementation of developed WASTRE on-line courses) was to give feedback on the content, delivery and impact of the e-learning materials and to make recommendations regarding updates and additions and improvements to the e-learning materials to meet the needs of the identified target group. This outcome included: pilot courses with the members of the target group of the project; testing of the learning materials developed; evaluation of the experiences gained from the pilot courses and the learning materials tested; modification of the learning materials according to the needs of end-users; and the application of the findings and completion of the final form of the teaching materials.
Target group Professionals in various branches of industry, agriculture and public authorities, SME managers, VET students and the unemployed, with the aim of improving their possibilities in the labour market.
Result Online education and training material (e-learning).
Area of application
Product Languages English