Ilia State University
Internet address: http://www.iliauni.edu.ge
Ilia State University is the first higher education institution in Georgia to incorporate elements of liberal arts education in its core curriculum on the undergraduate level. It is also the leading and one of the flagship universities in the country in social science research, having the best citation index in Georgia. It was established as a comprehensive university in 2006 when eight other research institutions were merged. There are five colleges administering undergraduate programs: Arts and Sciences, Engineering, Business, Law and Sports. College of Graduate Studies oversees all M. A. and PhD programs. 21 research institutes and laboratories that are spread throughout Georgia are ensuring the highest research output in the country in terms of quality, being actively involved in graduate programs as well.
Role of the organisation in the project:
P9 as coordinator in Georgia will lead WP4 and so ensure a collection of applicants for the on-line training from all partners, monitor and delegate work; participate in training holding by P1/in F2F workshops (P2), execute pilot training in-house and with P, provide workshop for future trainers. In WP1 P9 will participate in design and manage e-surveys, analyse results and drafting reports. In WP2 it will give testing feedback concerning learning environment. In WP3 with EU partner will design and develop 3 modules, set up in-house remote lab, draw up manuals, translate WP3 content. In WP5 it will participate in evaluation, learner's certification, inter-Tempus coaching, and planning of activities after the project lifetime. In WP6 it will build strong partnership with P17, participate in dissemination activities, iCo-op conference(Spain) and prepare internal organizational plan to exploit the deliverables. In WP7 it will provide reports,take part in all meeting, organize 3rd meeting.
Prof. Avtandil Tavkhelidze