EQF-PRO – Articulation between Vocational and Academic Learning in University Education

EURASHE is in the advisory board of the EQF-PRO project on the Articulation between Vocational and Academic Learning in University Education.

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This project aims to test in a lifelong learning perspective the level 5 and level 6 of the European Qualification Framework on 25-30 professional diplomas provided by Higher education institutions (average of 2 to 3 per institution) to identify potential confusions in the classification of the qualifications at levels 5 and 6 of the EQF framework in different institutions or countries; Identify nature and source of the distortions in the classification in levels 5 and 6 (conflict with other frameworks: National qualification framework, sectoral framework, local employment constraints…) and to propose guidelines to ensure a better presentation of the qualifications.
Following are documents in EURASHE’s library that are related to the project:

Following are the partners of the project, EURASHE is in the advisory board:

  • Carl von Ossietzky Universität Oldenburg - By naming itself after Carl von Ossietzky, the University of Oldenburg underlined science’s responsibility towards society and the role of science in public discourse. This commitment remains vital to the... Read more
  • Chelyabinsk State University (CSU) - Chelyabinsk State University was established in 1976 and had become the first university of the South Ural. At the moment, more than 27 000 students are enrolled on 12 faculties... Read more
  • european university continuing education network (eucen) - eucen is the ‘european university continuing education network’.  The aims and objectives of eucen are to contribute to the social, economic and cultural life of Europe through the promotion and advancement... Read more
  • Klaipėda University (KU) - Klaipėda University today enters into third decade of existence. It is the only structurally full-rate university in a large part of Western Lithuania, where a perspective industrial and commercial potential... Read more
  • Université de Versailles Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines (UVSQ) - Versailles Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines University (Université de Versailles Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines, UVSQ) is a French public university created in 1991, located in the department of Yvelines and since 2002 in Hauts-de-Seine. It is mainly located... Read more
  • University “Aurel Vlaicu” in Arad (UAV) - The “Aurel Vlaicu” University of Arad is a state higher education institution continuing the tradition of university education in the Arad area which started with the: Theology Institute (1822), The Livestock and... Read more
  • University of Bradford - With almost 50 years of academic excellence behind us as a University, we have continued to grow our international reputation and course provision. We have always been pioneers in developing new course subjects, reflecting... Read more
  • University of Liège (ULg) - The only complete public university in the Belgian French-speaking community, the University of Liège prides itself on itspluralistic vision and on its pursuit of excellence in teaching, research, and innovation. It is... Read more
  • University of Porto (U.Porto) - U.PORTO is one of the largest higher education and research institutions in Portugal with around 31,700 students, 2,500 academics and researchers and 1,700 administrative staff. It has 14 Faculties, 1... Read more
  • University of Primorska (UPR) - The efforts for establishing of University of Primorska had begun almost a century ago, but the realization of the project started after Slovenia proclaimed independence. In 1992, a study of... Read more
  • West Pomeranian Business School (ZPSB) - The West Pomeranian Business School (WPBS), the first private school of higher education in West Pomerania and one of the first in Poland, was established in March 1993. Earlier, in... Read more
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    Following are some of the experts involved in the project:

  • Stefan Delplace - Stefan Delplace became the Secretary General of EURASHE in 2004, a position he occupied until 2014. He represented in the Bologna Follow-Up Group and several of its working and coordination... Read more