NEWS AND EVENTS
March 12, 2005
UZBEK VOCATIONAL PARTNERSHIP TEAM VISITS UK
Ten Uzbek specialists in the field of vocational education will visit the United Kingdom from 12-20 March 2005 at the invitation of the British Council.
The visit is taking place in the framework of Pilot Demonstration Project, which involves five vocational colleges of Uzbekistan with the aim of building close partnerships between each of the colleges and a specified business or industry, Uzbek Embassy in London said.
All visitors are the members of development team, representing chosen pilot colleges. They together with UK experts carried out a training needs analysis and skills specification and then began to work on developing a practical skills development module for targeted groups of students or employees. These modules were piloted within the colleges and objectively assessed.
During visit, group will hold discussions and meetings with experts from the British Council, Department for Education and Skills, Qualification and Curriculum Authority, Edexcel and other vocational bodies.