Management, Promotion and Conduct of TVET Technology Research in the Philippines

Date : Apr. 6-10, 2015 /
Venue : National Institute for Technical Education and Skills Development (NITESD), Marikina City, Philippines /
Program Type: In-Country Program /
Collaborating Organization: Technical Education and Skills Development Authority, Republic of the Philippines /

Main Contents

The delivery of the program design follows a spiral learning approach, beginning with an overview of core concepts and followed by progressively deeper application of the concepts and finally a self-directed learning approach through action planning.

Module 1: Conducting Technology Researches

  • Conceptual foundations of technology research and development
  • Identification of institutional niche areas for technology research
  • Planning technology researches
  • Guidelines in Conducting Technology Researches
  • Relevant applications and databases for the promotion of technology researches

Module 2: Managing Technology Researches

  • Monitoring and evaluation strategies in technology researches
  • Application of relevant tools and technologies for technology-oriented researches
  • Adapting the teaching profession to newer trends in technology researches

Module 3: Promotion of Technology Researches

  • Industry-institution linkage in research
  • Developing a research culture
  • Improving the conduct of research and development initiatives
  • Showcasing technology research ideas

Project Work

  • Prepare Action Plans focusing on their specific roles in promoting TVET Technology Research Programs (specifically for participants from TRDD and ROs); and
  • Prepare a Research Proposal on the conduct of Technology Research (specifically for participants from TTIs).