ENGINE - Engineering curricula modernization in renewable energy in Albanian Universities
Erasmus+ KA2 Capacity Building in the field of Higher Education
Coordinator: Polytechnic University of Tirana
Budget: 733,608.00 €
Duration: 15.11.2020 – 14.11.2023
The project aim is modernization and internationalization of VET and bachelor curricula in engineering for renewable energies in the targeted universities in Albania through innovation of curricula in line with the new development in the area and the labor market demand.
Its specific objectives are:
•To analyze the educational needs in engineering for renewable energies through problem and job analysis, and to define the necessary knowledge, skills and competencies of engineers in the sector of renewable energies in terms of learning outcomes.
•To design syllabi and course content and assessment for compulsory and elective courses in VET and bachelor engineering education for renewable energy to meet the market needs and upgrade the university academic offer accordingly.
•To develop new e-learning courses with modular structure for the innovated curricula of Partner HEIs and to establish a platform for knowledge sharing between Albanian HEIs and program partner institutions.
•To innovate the laboratory equipment and to perform a pilot test and to start the implementation of the joint modules/courses delivery during the last project year.
Polytechnic University of Tirana - UPT - Albania
Catholic University of Leuven - KU Leuven – Belgium
Technical University of Sofia – TUS – Bulgaria
National and Kapodistrian University of Athens – NKUA – Greece
Kadir Has University – KHAS – Turkey
European University of Tirana – UET – Albania
Aleksander Moisiu University of Durres – UAMD – Albania
Professional College of Tirana – KPT – Albania
Albenecon – Albania
Quality Assurance Agency in Higher Education – ASCAL - Albania
Creative Thinking Development – CRETHIDEV - Greece