40 teachers from Belarusian partner universities participated in 1 week internship “IT Theory, Innovative Methods and Practice” which was held at partner institution Lille University of Science and Technology, IUT “A” in France on 9–13 April 2018.
The goal of the internship – to introduce the application of IT in studies to teachers – course developers of the study programmes of Information resources Management (SBMT BSU), Mathematics and IT (BSPU), Management with IT specialisation (PIMB), Information Systems and Technologies (VSTU), Informatics (BSUIR).
The Belarus HEIs teachers familiarized with IT technologies and tendencies to be used in the study process and development of new study courses of the study programmes under upgrading. They visited to 3D pictures studio and Computer, Automation and Robotics laboratories, participated in a study visit to Euratechnologies High Tech Center and Euratechnologies Building.
During the internship teachers were introduced to innovative methods of organizing independent work, learned efficient application of methods of project management and problem solving, learned how to efficiently use study material presentation. That enabled the teachers to intensify student independent work through applications of the innovative methods and various assessment forms.
The internship provided an opportunity for 40 Belarusian partner universities teachers (8 from each partner institution) to improve their general and educational competencies, experience different language and cultural environment.