Hedda - Higher Education Development AssociationBy Marielk. The EU has for some time through various policy instruments getting increasingly involved in higher education across Europe. Initial progress through the Bologna Process has been followed up with activities such as the new multidimensional ranking – U-Multirank as well as an European Qualifications Framework. Amongst else this resulted in September 2012 in the creation of a high level group on modernisation of higher education that had a specific focus on quality and excellence in teaching, in accordance with the general Modernisation Agenda for Higher Education the Commission has been promoting...
The group will next focus on new modes of delivery, examining how to “maximize the impact” of the current MOOC trends in higher education and the report will be expected to be finalized in 2014. Read more...