ERIC Number: ED418267
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1996-Sep-16
Reference Count: N/A
COMETT II. The Final Evaluation Report. Report from the Commission.
Commission of the European Communities, Brussels (Belgium).
This document presents the final evaluation of the second phase of the Community Action Programme for Education and Training for Technology (COMETT), which was called COMETT II and ran from 1990 to 1994, and centered on cooperation between universities and industry regarding training in the field of technology. Included are the following: overview of the program's primary objectives and four strands; description of the program's main activities; transversal themes; and evidence confirming that COMETT II was a major success. Two appendixes constitute more than 90% of the document. The following topics are examined in the first appendix, which is the full text of the final evaluation report: context, emergence, components, operation, and evaluation of COMETT II; networking and the university-enterprise training partnerships formed during COMETT II; training actions; mobility of people within COMETT; transversal themes (cooperation and links with other European programs; research and development and training and innovation; participation in COMETT II by type of organization and its impact on small and medium enterprises and on regions; industry-university cooperation; and the sectoral bottom-up approach); and COMETT II's effectiveness and future development. The second appendix is a synoptic view of COMETT II by member states of the European Union. (MN)
Descriptors: Community Action, Education Work Relationship, Foreign Countries, Higher Education, International Cooperation, International Educational Exchange, Partnerships in Education, Program Effectiveness, School Business Relationship, School Community Relationship, Technology Education, Universities, Vocational Education
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Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative
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Authoring Institution: Commission of the European Communities, Brussels (Belgium).
Identifiers: European Union