Masters of Didactics at Lodz University of Technology – information about the project
The project is implemented by Lodz University of Technology at the request of the Ministry of Science and Higher Education as part of a non-competition implementation project entitled " Masters of Didactics " under Measure 4.3. Transnational cooperation of the Operational Program Knowledge Education Development (No. POWR.04.03.00-00-0074 /17).
The aim of the project is to increase competences of academic staff in the area of application of innovative teaching methods, in particular academic tutoring. As part of the project, a group of academic teachers take part in study visits to selected, renowned European universities. Then each of the trained teachers conducts classes using the tutoring method with selected students of Lodz University of Technology.
Currently, 59 academic staff members from TUL are participating in the project. The teachers have run classes with students under the project since the academic year 2019/2020.
The TUL International Cooperation Center acts as a coordinator of the project tasks at our university. Contact person: Ms Alina Wujcik, tel. 42 638 38 75.
Information for TUL students – Find your Master!
If you are a student of Lodz University of Technology and are interested in expanding your knowledge, carrying out an additional, interesting project or if you need individual support in learning, you can benefit from additional classes or help from the Tutor.
You can find the list of Tutors - TUL academic teachers offering additional classes or student support - (TUTORS).
A student may benefit from the support of a given TUL academic teacher individually or in a group. Each student interested in additional work with a selected tutor should submit an application form (FORM).
One student can benefit from the support of more than one academic teacher.
Hurry up! The recruitment of students will be open until the number of hours available for each participating academic teacher is exhausted.
Please read the document Detailed rules of participation of students of Lodz University of Technology in classes run according to the tutoring method under the project "Masters of Didactics”- (RULES)
Information for TUL academics participating in the project
In the course of the project, academic teachers undergo training in tutoring in one of the selected centres abroad and then conduct classes with students using this method. In addition, the participants are to disseminate the tutoring knowledge gained among the staff of their home units and throughout Lodz University of Technology.
Foreign centres which offer study visits:
- Ghent University (Belgium),
- University of Groningen (the Netherlands),
- University College London (Great Britain),
- Aarhus University (Denmark),
- University of Oslo (Norway) - only applies to teachers running classes in the humanities.
The duration, form of the training and the programme depend on the centre. Some of the trainings also include additional meetings in Poland in the form of workshops and conferences.
The organisation of study visits is the responsibility of the Ministry of Science and Higher Education and the Ministry incurs the entire cost of the trip abroad. Employment of the project participants and settlement of the classes carried out with students are entrusted to the Masters of Didactics project office at TUL.
For more detailed information, please contact mgr Alina Wujcik, tel. 42 638 38 75.