Meeting with vice-rector TSU

28 May, 2015

On 21-22 May 2015, the third project partner meeting took place in Tbilisi, Georgia, hosted by SANGU.

On the 22nd of May 2015, the ARMAZEG project partners joined in a meeting with Dr. Joseph Salukvadze, Vice-rector for Strategic Development of Tbilisi State University and several staff members of TSU from the Faculty of Exact and Natural Sciences, the Faculty of Medicine, Faculty of Business and Economics and the Faculty of Psychology and Education.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

After a short presentation of the ARMAZEG project by the coordinator Mariet Vriens (KU Leuven), and the e-learning centre that will be set up at TSU’s Faculty of Exact and Natural Sciences, by the Dean of the Faculty Ramaz Botchorishvili, the participants engaged in a discussion with the vice-rector. Questions addressed were

  1. Why e-learning/blended learning is or is not interesting for institution/structural units e.g. faculties
  2. Why academics are or are not interested in using e-learning technology?
  3. How can be e-learning centre supported at institutional level? What kind of approved official documents can ensure sustainability of e-learning?

At the end of the meeting, the vice-rector indicated that recommendations from ARMAZEG on how to realise the project goals and the set-up of e-learning centres at project partner institutions will be taken into account by TSU.