The Study visit of the Ukrainian part of TEMPUS QANTUS Project consortium to partner universities in Italy was held from 25 till 29 May 2015.
The following participants took part in this visit: National Coordinator of the Project Prof. Vadym Zakharchenko (Odessa National Maritime Academy), Olena Vladymyrova (Odessa State Environmental University), Ganna Titenko (V.N. Karazin Kharkiv National University), Olena Sakovska (Uman National University of Horticulture), Oksana Zazymko (National University of Life and Environmental Sciences of Ukraine), Bohdan Krektun (Lviv National Agrarian University), Petro Kuzmenko (Bila Tserkva National Agrarian University), Nataliia Tymoshenko (Institute of Innovative Technologies and Educational Content), Olga Getya (Science and Methodology Centre for Agricultural Education), Volodymyr Rozhak (Institute of Ecology of the Carpathians NASU).
The participants visited the University of Genova and the University of Pavia and participated in seminars on aspects related to the Project topics and the European Higher Education Area.
At the University of Genova the seminars were carried out by Angelo Musaio, Head of International Relations Service, Prof. Vincenzo Bianco, Prof. Alfredo Squarzoni and Dr. Monica Penco.
At the University of Pavia seminars were carried out by Michela Cobelli, Erasmus Mundus Programme Coordinator, and Prof. Maria A. Confalonieri.
At the University of Pavia the visitors had the opportunity to meet Ukrainian students who study at this University.
During the visit participants had the opportunity to share their experience with Italian partners and to gather information about Italian National Qualifications Framework, elaboration of intended learning outcomes, implementation of the European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System, Quality Assurance in Higher Education and other useful information needed to perform Project objectives.
Alfredo Squarzoni – EU dimension of designing of SPs
Angelo Musaio – Structure & Governance Italian Universities
Maria A. Confalonieri – Higher Education in the EU
Monica Penco – SPs at Italian Universities
Vincenzo Bianco – Practical approach to the development of programs handbook
Vincenzo Bianco & Angelo Musaio – Italian HE system