The Directorate is an administrative institution in the field of education and its main objective is to improve quality and support progress in education in accordance with law and government policies, best evidence and international standards.
Knowledge, ability and skills
At the conclusion of the program, the student can demonstrate knowledge, skills and ability as stated below:
Knowledge and Understanding:
Students possess a general understanding of theories, criteria, concepts and methods within a specific subject. Students can apply their knowledge and understanding to their theoretical practice, or within their profession, and have competences to sustain theoretical and practical solutions in the relevant subject.
Type of Knowledge:
Students can analyse practical, complex subjects in a professional context and are able to justify decision on a professional basis. Students can work in an autonomous and organised manner on subjects. Students can set goals for their work, devise a work schedule and follow it through. Students are capable of acquiring further knowledge and maintain their knowledge in their field of study.
Students have the competences to formulate and describe complex theoretical subjects and research outcomes. Students can apply scientific and critical methods in analysing their subject. Students have acquired understanding and insight into main theories and concepts within the subject and can evaluate the methods used in an autonomous manner.
Communication Skills and Information Literacy:
Students can participate actively in cooperation within their field of study, share their competences, ideas and knowledge, and can lead work groups. Students are capable of interpreting and presenting outcomes in the relevant subject. Students can apply relevant technology and software, which are useful for their study and profession. Students have improved their moral and social competences for active participation in a democratic society.
Students have developed the necessary learning skills and autonomy that enables them to continue to further studies. Students have adopted broad-mindedness and originality of thought which will be useful for study and/or occupation.