On October 12, 2018 the grant contract for the ESF project “Specialist Graduate Professional Study in Optometry” was awarded in the amount of 1,795,570.23 kn to the University of Applied Sciences Velika Gorica as a beneficiary at the Ministry of Science and Education. Partner is this project is Ambitio Collegue.
This valuable project has started by signing the grant contract and it will develop a new study program – Specialist Graduate Professional Study in Optometry on English. Project will contribute to the improvement of the quality and relevance of Croatian higher education through internationalization.
The role of Ambitio Collegue is to manage the project and to develop e-learning system for the mentioned study program, owing to many years of experience in developing advanced e-learning systems.
Professors will acquire additional knowledge about defining learning outcomes and preparing scenarios for developing e-learning lessons. This way they will up-skill their own existing teaching competencies. Students will strengthen their competences in the field of digital literacy and language literacy and will be encouraged to make more effective use of modern and innovative learning methods based on ICT and help them overcome fearfulness of enrolling and attendance in English.
The project will last 18 months, i.e. will run from October 12, 2018 to April 11, 2020.