Vocational Training

Course Information
TitleΠρακτική Άσκηση Φοιτητών / Vocational Training
CodeΚΕΣ001
FacultyEconomic and Political Sciences
SchoolPolitical Sciences
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter/Spring
CoordinatorTheodoros Chatzipantelis
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID100000995

Programme of Study: UPS School of Political Sciences (2014-today)

Registered students: 7
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
CoreElective CoursesWinter/Spring-4

Class Information
Academic Year2018 – 2019
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours3
Class ID
600122598
Type of the Course
  • Scientific Area
  • Skills Development
Course Category
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
Students are expected to participate actively in the everyday functions of private or public institutions
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
Course Content (Syllabus)
The Greek Operational Programme (OP) on Education and Initial Vocational Training offers to undergraduates the opportunity of employment a) in various political institutions (Local Authorities, Non-Governmental Organizations etc.); students are expected to participate actively in the everyday functions of such institutions and/or b) to a private research/constulting company to familiariaze with public opinion surveys Vocational Training is structured on the basis of a six-month term. Before the beginning of each term students are instructed as to the details of programme, the object of their employment and the nature of the host institutions. Also, at the beginning of each term the students are expected to attend a seminar focusing on the structure and mode of operation of the institutions involved and on available methods and techniques. All students who have completed at least three years of study in the Department are eligible to apply for participation.
Keywords
Vocational training. Public administration, Local Governement
Educational Material Types
  • Slide presentations
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Internship963.5
Written assigments140.5
Total1104
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Assignment (Summative)
  • Report (Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Από τη νομαρχιακή στην περιφερειακή αυτοδιοίκηση Κωδικός Βιβλίου στον Εύδοξο: 6100 Έκδοση: 1η έκδ./2010 Συγγραφείς: Συλλογικό (Επιμ.: Σωτηρέλης Γιώργος Χ., Ξηρός Θανάσης Γ.) ISBN: 978-960-02-2235-7 Τύπος: Σύγγραμμα Διαθέτης (Εκδότης): ΕΚΔΟΣΕΙΣ ΠΑΠΑΖΗΣΗ ΑΕΒΕ Ο εκσυγχρονισμός της τοπικής αυτοδιοίκησης Κωδικός Βιβλίου στον Εύδοξο: 14960 Έκδοση: 1η έκδ./2006 Συγγραφείς: Stewart J. ISBN: 978-960-6647-95-6 Τύπος: Σύγγραμμα Διαθέτης (Εκδότης): Εκδόσεις Επίκεντρο Α.Ε.
Additional bibliography for study
http://www.ita.org.gr Ηλεκτρονική Πηγή Μελετών και Πληροφοριών, Ινστιτούτο Τοπικής Αυτοδιοίκησης. http://www.kedke.gr Ηλεκτρονική Πηγή Πληροφοριών και Νομοθεσίας, Κεντρική Ένωση Δήμων και Κοινοτήτων Ελλάδας. D. Wilson & C. Game, Local Government in the United Kingdom, Palgrave, 2006.
Last Update
12-07-2019