JOVITAL, Jordan opportunity for virtual innovative teaching and learning, is a cooperation project with the aim to foster academic exchange using virtual mobility in order to offer innovative learning opportunities to university students and disadvantage learners in Jordan. JOVITAL is implemented by 4 European institutions, including ISSBS, and 5 Jordanian universities. Lead contractor is Technische Universität Dresden (TUD), Germany.
JOVITAL offers Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) in Jordan a chance to explore, implement, and disseminate state of the art academic practices to enhance teaching quality and improve learning outcomes.
A comprehensive capacity building programme will be implemented to facilitate intensive know-how transfer between the consortium members to address the problems of: outdated instructor-centered frontal teaching methods, limited physical academic mobility, and ineffective use of ICT in formal higher education in Jordan.
The specific objectives of JOVITAL are:
More information about JOVITAL is available here.