A COMPETENCE-BASED INDUSTRIAL LEARNING APPROACH FOR FACTORIES OF THE FUTURE - A Result of the FP7-FoF Project ActionPlanT

Dimitris Kiritsis, Ahmed Bufardi, Dimitris Mavrikios, Thomas Knothe, Hadrien Szigeti, Anirban Majumdar

Abstract

In this paper we propose a generic competence-based approach for Industrial Learning. The approach is composed of (i) an Industrial Learning model which serves to represent and understand competence-based learning, and (ii) a methodology which implements through a number of steps the Industrial Learning actions defined using the Industrial Learning model in industrial organisations. Both the model and the methodology are presented in details. A metrics-based method for evaluating the implementation of the approach is also described.

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Kiritsis D., Bufardi A., Mavrikios D., Knothe T., Szigeti H. and Majumdar A. (2012). A COMPETENCE-BASED INDUSTRIAL LEARNING APPROACH FOR FACTORIES OF THE FUTURE - A Result of the FP7-FoF Project ActionPlanT . In Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Computer Supported Education - Volume 2: CSEDU, ISBN 978-989-8565-07-5, pages 28-39. DOI: 10.5220/0003902300280039


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@conference{csedu12,
author={Dimitris Kiritsis and Ahmed Bufardi and Dimitris Mavrikios and Thomas Knothe and Hadrien Szigeti and Anirban Majumdar},
title={A COMPETENCE-BASED INDUSTRIAL LEARNING APPROACH FOR FACTORIES OF THE FUTURE - A Result of the FP7-FoF Project ActionPlanT},
booktitle={Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Computer Supported Education - Volume 2: CSEDU,},
year={2012},
pages={28-39},
publisher={SciTePress},
organization={INSTICC},
doi={10.5220/0003902300280039},
isbn={978-989-8565-07-5},
}


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TY - CONF
JO - Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Computer Supported Education - Volume 2: CSEDU,
TI - A COMPETENCE-BASED INDUSTRIAL LEARNING APPROACH FOR FACTORIES OF THE FUTURE - A Result of the FP7-FoF Project ActionPlanT
SN - 978-989-8565-07-5
AU - Kiritsis D.
AU - Bufardi A.
AU - Mavrikios D.
AU - Knothe T.
AU - Szigeti H.
AU - Majumdar A.
PY - 2012
SP - 28
EP - 39
DO - 10.5220/0003902300280039