Expression of Interest for the Mu.SA Specialization Course! Applications are now open!

Mu.SA project team would like to thank all and each of you for your participation, your consistency and your enthusiasm on the MOOC course! Mu.SA initiated a MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) on Essential Skills for Museum Professionals in which over 5.000 related professionals enrolled from around the globe and which was successfully completed in March 2019.

All learners who successfully finished the MOOC are able to apply to the next phase in Specialization course, aiming to further improve their digital and transversal competences. Being able to select a role profile, they will be given the opportunity to actively put their newly gained knowledge to the work environment of a museum or cultural organization. All those who successfully finished the MOOC and issued the certificate, have received an email with instructions on how to apply for the Mu.SA Specialization Course, that includes blended learning and work based learning. The Specialization course will start in 16 September 2019 and end on 13 March 2020.

Totally, only 120 candidates will be selected to continue with the Specialization Course in the Mu.SA project countries (Greece, Portugal and Italy).

Applications are open until the end of May 2019!

More information, you can read here !

MU.SA PROJECT MOOC

The Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) aims, especially, to support museum professionals in improving their digital competences, so as to become more productive in the new digital era, efficient in collaborating with other professionals and organizations inside and outside of their sector, and successful in managing emerging challenges. The course is delivered in 8 weeks and is organized in modules that will allow you to develop a complete set of digital and transferable competences. It is a flexible, self – paced course that requires your engagement for at most 10 hours per week. Online tutors will monitor, assist and facilitate the learners’ training procedure. Once you enroll, you will have guided access to all videos, quizzes, and programming assignments (when applicable). You will have the opportunity to actively participate by sharing your ideas and questions in the discussion forum. Upon completion you will be given the opportunity to earn a certificate.

Read more here!

Extension of registrations until 23 December 2018! The MOOC starts 7 January 2019!

Mu.SA: Museum Sector Alliance

Mu.SA addresses directly the shortage of digital and transferrable skills identified in the museum sector as they have been explicitly recorded during the analysis phase of project eCult Skills, which was funded under the Lifelong Learning Programme (2013-15)

Benefits of the Project Mu.SA

Project outputs will directly benefit museum professionals and unemployed in the cultural sector, as well as the museums themselves. Indirectly, the project will contribute to raising the quality of life of the general public, by enabling museums to offer enhanced cultural experiences.

Mu.SA Project

Mu.SA Project

The project “Mu.SA: Museum Sector Alliance” is approved in the European Framework of Erasmus+ / Sector Skills Alliances. It aims to address the increasing disconnection between formal education and ...

Who we are

The partnership consists of twelve partners from four Countries: a EU-wide Network of museums and cultural organizations from Belgium; three museum sectoral organizations representing two Associations

What we do

Mu.SA project will produce a range of innovative outcomes, including European profiles of emerging job roles in museums that will serve as a common reference at European level, staged VET methodology

Platform

The online platform of the Mu.SA project serves as the main delivery medium for the project outcomes. The platform supports the open exchange of opinions, ideas, experience, discussions, peer learning

MU.SA IN 180 WORDS

Our motivation: Due to the quickening pace of the adoption of ICT in the museum sector, a strong disconnection between formal education and training and the world of work has been observed. The Mu.SA project aims to close that gap.

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May

Frequently Asked Questions for application in Specialization course

Mu.SA team provides to all applicants a set of Frequently Asked Questions and their respective Answer in order to facilitate the process of your application. Most questions have reached us and have be
10
May

Expression of Interest for the Mu.SA Specialization Course! Applications are now open!

Mu.SA initiated a MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) on Essential Skills for Museum Professionals in which over 5.000 related professionals enrolled from around the globe and which was successfully com...
10
May

Expression of Interest for the Mu.SA Specialization Course! Applications are now open!

Mu.SA project team would like to thank all and each of you for your participation, your consistency and your enthusiasm on the MOOC course! Mu.SA initiated a MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) on Essen...
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Apr

The Mu.SA project and MOOC in PatrasIQ2019

Mu.SA project and especially the scope, content and the worldwide interest of MOOC was presented in the 6thTechnology Transfer Exhibition - Patras Innovation Quest (Patras IQ), held in Patras from 12