Informace o projektu

Developing Inclusive Education for Students with Disabilities in Sri Lankan Universities (IncEdu)

Kód projektu
609871-EPP-1-2019-1-LK-EPPKA2-CBHE-JP
Období řešení
9/2019 - 8/2022
Investor / Programový rámec / typ projektu
Evropská unie
Fakulta / Pracoviště MU
Středisko pro pomoc studentům se specifickými nároky
Spolupracující organizace
University of Zagreb
Uppsala University
Sri Lanka Technological Campus
Eastern University of Sri Lanka
University of Ruhuna
Transilvania University of Brasov
University of Peradeniya

Wider Objective
To promote and develop access for students with disabilities in Universities in Sri Lanka.

Specific objectives

  • To create community awareness.
  • To develop competency of staff of the partner universities in Sri Lanka.
  • To establish conducive learning environment for students with disabilities.
  • To restructure curriculum to accommodate requirements of SWD.
  • To make policy recommendations.

Activities

  • Performing a Baseline Survey on Need Assessment
  • Conduct Awareness programmes for stakeholders of the partner universities in Sri Lanka.
  • Participation of Sri Lankan partners in “ training of trainers” programs at EU Partner Universities.
  • Sharing knowledge and experience among staff of EU partner Universities and partner universities in Sri Lanka.
  • Conduct capacity building programs for staff within  partner universities in Sri Lanka.
  • Establishing a model centre for students with disabilities with equipment, assistive technology and other required facilities.
  • Develop support services for students with disabilities.
  • Conduct Awareness/Training programmes and capacity building for staff of the partner universities in Sri Lanka.
  • Sharing knowledge and experience among staff of EU partner Universities and partner universities in Sri Lanka.
  • Making policy recommendations to be implemented in universities in Sri Lanka (or in region).

Outcome
1. Model centre for students with disabilities
2. Capacity building of the staff of Universities
3. Improving awareness of inclusive higher education for disabled students
4. Recommendations to be implemented in universities in Sri Lanka (or in region) with regard to inclusive higher education for disabled students

Project Consortium, EU

  • Zagreb University, Croatia
  • Transilvania University of Brasov, Romania
  • Uppsala university, Sweden
  • Masaryk University, Czech Republic

Project Consortium, Sri Lanka

  • University of Peradeniya
  • University of Jaffna
  • University of Ruhuna
  • Eastern university of Sri Lanka
  • Sri Lanka Technological Campus