Digital Micro Credentials in Higher Education

 

 

 

 

The aim of the project is to describe and create the process of issuing micro-credentials in higher education.

Project title: Digital Micro Credentials in Higher Education
Project No: 01.2.2-LMT-K718-05-0023
Project coordinator: Vytautas Magnus University
Contact person at VMU: E. Trepulė, elena.trepule@vdu.lt
Project duration: 22 months (November 2021 – August 2023)
Project budget:
299 988 EUR

The project will be implemented through main activities:

  1. To describe the process of integration of micro-credentials into study process through revealing their potential to foster social, economic and higher education innovations, as well as contribution to the sustainable post Covid-19 pandemic recovery;
  2. To describe requirements for the micro-credentials’ implementation process;
  3. To adapt the open learning environment to the process of digital micro-credential implementation;
  4. To pilot the process of issuing micro-credentials and to present its potential to foster social, economic and higher education innovations to interested parties, along with the contribution to the sustainable post Covid-19 pandemic recovery.

This project has received funding from European Regional Development Fund (project No 01.2.2-LMT-K718-05-0023) under grant agreement with the Research Council of Lithuania (LMTLT). It is funded as European Union’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic.