Topics

The scope of INTED2018 includes the following topics:

General Issues

  • Education and Globalization
  • Organizational, legal and financial issues
  • Diversity issues and women and minorities in science and technology
  • Barriers to Learning (e.g.: age, psychosocial factors, ethnicity‚Ķ)
  • Digital divide and access to internet
  • Impact of Education on Development
  • Impact of Crisis on Education
  • Ethical issues in Education
  • Education in a multicultural society

Experiences in Education

  • Enhancing learning and the undergraduate experience
  • New projects and innovations
  • Transferring disciplines
  • Competence Evaluation
  • Learning Experiences in Primary and Secondary School
  • Pre-service teacher experiences
  • Student Support in Education
  • Lifelong Learning
  • Vocational Training
  • Science popularization and public outreach activities
  • Inclusive Learning

New Trends in the Higher Education Area

  • New challenges for the Higher Education Area
  • ECTS experiences
  • Erasmus experiences in universities
  • Student and staff mobility programmes
  • The Bologna Declaration process
  • Experiences in Joint degree programmes

International Projects

  • New experiences for international cooperation
  • Joint Education projects
  • Joint Research projects
  • Project outcomes and conclusions

Pedagogical & Didactical Innovations

  • Learning and Teaching Methodologies
  • Language Learning Innovations
  • Tutoring and Coaching
  • Transferable skills
  • Evaluation and Assessment of Student Learning
  • Collaborative and Problem-based Learning
  • Flipped Learning
  • Experiences in STEM Education
  • Next Generation Classroom

Research in Education

  • Educational Research Experiences
  • Research on Technology in Education
  • Links between Education and Research
  • Research Methodologies
  • Engineering Research Centres

Virtual Universities

  • The internationalization of Universities
  • Experiences in Virtual Universities
  • Distance education
  • Massive Open Online Courses (MOOC)

Technological Issues in Education

  • e-Learning
  • Mobile learning: phones, tablets‚Ķ
  • Apps for education
  • Blended Learning
  • Web classroom applications
  • Online/Virtual Laboratories
  • Classroom and Laboratory: Integration
  • Managed Learning Environments (MLEs)
  • Learning Management Systems (LMS)
  • Technology-Enhanced Learning
  • Industry and Business Innovation
  • Identity Management
  • Augmented Reality
  • Cloud Computing
  • ICT skills and competencies among teachers
  • ICT enhanced language teaching and learning

Computer Supported Collaborative Work

  • Collaborative Virtual Environments (CVEs)
  • Virtual Learning Environments (VLEs)
  • Web 2.0 and Social Networking: Twitter, Blogs, Wikis...
  • Social Media in Education
  • Experiences in Web Technologies in Education
  • Training the e-trainer

Educational Software and Serious Games

  • Educational Software experiences
  • Experiences in Educational/Serious Games
  • 3D Applications and Virtual Reality
  • Videos for Learning
  • Gamification

Curriculum Design and Innovation

  • New Experiences for Curriculum Design
  • Strategies, Principles and Challenges
  • Forecasting of labour market and skill needs in Europe
  • Generic skills and their development
  • One to One/Laptop Curriculum
  • Personal Learning Environments

Quality assurance in Education

  • Academic experiences and best practice contributions
  • Accreditation /Assessment processes
  • Quality standards at national and international level
  • Learning analytics
  • Virtual learning assessment
  • Online Courses Accreditation

University-Industry Collaboration

  • Work Employability
  • Continuous Education
  • Workplace Learning
  • University/Industry Experiences
  • Entrepreneurship Education

E-content Management and Development

  • Knowledge Management experiences
  • ePortfolios
  • Intellectual Property Rights and Plagiarism
  • User-Generated Content
  • Digital Libraries and Repositories
  • Open source and open content projects
  • IT Services Management and Development
  • Service Science
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