QUALIMEDIA 2006-2009
Project tasks and activities

The partnership concentrated on the following tasks and activities:

 

- The realization of a European multi media workshop as an exchange of experiences in order to research into, to work out and try quality requirements concerning the application and promotion of quality requirements of multi media products. The promotion and realization of workshops and project conferences took place due to the participation of experts from theory, practical work and application in all those countries. The aim was to improve the notion of quality as well as the possibility of quality development in all fields amongst all participants, an activity which was led by one of the countries respectively participating in the project. The multi media workshops took place in Amsterdam, Maribor, Athens and Budapest.

 

- The realization of European project conferences as a forum for the discussion of quality and further education, for presentation and the promotion of didactical multi media products. In the forums exemplary multi media products were presented, awarded and promoted. Besides the presentation of qualitatively excellent examples the quality requirements in pratical further education were discussed in public. In order to achieve this in the 1. project year two conferences were organized led by the coordinator Berlin/DE and the project partner Vienna/AT.

 

- Development and promotion of suggestions concerning quality and cirteria for good muti media products in the countries participating. During the first project year a catalogue of critera/ assesssment sheet for didactical multi media products (see appendix) have been discussed, set up and promoted in the framework of the workshops of the participating countries.

 

- Documentation and promotion of quality multi media products for Euro-cultural education and blended learning in Europe by way of the Internet in the European multi media data bank „EU-MEDIA“. During the project year about 150 didactical multi media products were researched, examined according to quality, perhaps awarded and documented in the EU-MEDIA data bank (see appendix: awarded multi media products 2007)

 

- Realization of a transnational Internet forum /forum of experts for the discussion of the quality of multi media products and multi media programs by the project partner in Maribor. The forum of and for experts should be developed further into a qualitative research instrument on the project theme in the second and third project year.

 

-Institution of an evaluative Internet forum and an evaluative seminar for learners concerning the quality of multi media products for Euro-cultural education and blended learning in Europe by the project partner in Vienna. The forum and the seminar were organized and directed by the project partner in Vienna. The seminar „Educational media/ media education“ will be deveoped further by the project partner in Vienna during the second and third project year.

 

The following workshops, project conferences and events were realized in the framework of the project (program, participants, results/ see appendix: minutes of the project conferences and meetings):

 

- Workshop QualiMedia, G2 in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 12. - 16.10 2006 (see appendix: minutes):
- Workshop Qualimedia – Die Qualität von Multimediaprodukten für eurokulturelle Bildung und Blended-Learning in Europa verbessern
- Presentation and evaluation of multi media products for Euro- cultural education and blended learning  from The Netherlands
- Proposals of qualitative exemplary multi media products for awards 2007 in einemeines europäischen Medien-Wettbewerb in den Formaten Edumedia und Euromedia; preparation of the workshop in Maribor.

- Workshop QualiMedia, G2 in Maribor, Slovenia, 14. - 18.12.2006 (see appendix: minutes):
- Workshop Qualimedia – Die Qualität von Multimediaprodukten für eurokulturelle Bildung und Blended-Learning in Europa verbessern
- Presentation and evaluation of multi media products for Euro- cultural education and blended learning  from Slovenia
- Proposals of qualitative exemplary multi media products for awards 2007 in einemeines europäischen Medien-Wettbewerb in den Formaten Edumedia und Euromedia; preparation of the workshop in Athens.

Project conference, Grundtvig-Media, G2 in Athens, Greece, 15. - 19.03.2007 (see appendix: minutes):
- Workshop Qualimedia – Die Qualität von Multimediaprodukten für eurokulturelle Bildung und Blended-Learning in Europa verbessern
- Presentation and evaluation of multi media products for Euro- cultural education and blended learning  from Greece
- Proposals of qualitative exemplary multi media products for awards 2007 in einemeines europäischen Medien-Wettbewerb in den Formaten Edumedia und Euromedia; preparation of the workshop in Budapest.

Project conference, Grundtvig-Media, G2 in Budapest, Hungary, 26. - 30.04.2007 (see appendix: minutes):
- Workshop Qualimedia – Die Qualität von Multimediaprodukten für eurokulturelle Bildung und Blended-Learning in Europa verbessern
- Presentation and evaluation of multi media products for Euro- cultural education and blended learning  from Hungary
- Proposals of qualitative exemplary multi media products for awards 2007 in einemeines europäischen Medien-Wettbewerb in den Formaten Edumedia und Euromedia; preparation of the workshop in Budapest.

- Project conference / Qualitäts- und Weiterbildungsforum QualiMedia, G2 in Berlin, 07.- 10.06.2007 (see appendix: minutes)
- Qualitäts- und Weiterbildungsforum QualiMedia - Die Qualität von Multimediaprodukten für eurokulturelle Bildung und Blended-Learning,
- Presentation and evaluation of multi media products for Euro- cultural education and blended learning  with Comenius-EduMedia-Awards,
- Preparation of the project conference / quality and further education forum  in Vienna

- Project conference / Qualitäts- und Weiterbildungsforum QualiMedia, G2 in Vienna, 28.06.- 01.07,2007 (see appendix: minutes)
- Qualitäts- und Weiterbildungsforum QualiMedia - Die Qualität von Multimediaprodukten für eurokulturelle Bildung und Blended-Learning,
- Presentation and evaluation of multi media products for Euro- cultural education and blended learning  from Austria, proposals for Erasmus-Euromedia-Awards,
- presentation of the results of the media forum in Vienna. Preparation of the final report 2006/2007.

- Project meeting in Amsterdam for the conception of the final report under the responsibility and chairmanship of the coordinator and cooperation of the project partners in Amsterdam und Athens.

In the 1. project year the project activities concentrated in particular on the research of and finding of quality requirements in the participating countries and on the research and finding of exemplarily excellent multi media products.

During the 2. and 3. project year the project activities will be concentrated on the following activities

2. project year: development and application of quality requirements (development of a requirement catalogue and its application on selected examples).

3. project year: realization and promotion of quality requirements towords producers and further education institutions (application on selected multi media products by publishers and application by further education institutiones).