ArtS – Skills for the creative economy

Objectives

  • To design and deliver a joint vocational training programme for low-skilled, unemployment and self-employed artists of the following areas: Craft, Cultural Heritage, Design, Music, Visual Arts, Literary Arts, Performing Arts
  • To develop an outcome oriented VET curriculum according to EQF/ECVET standards and responds to specific skill-shortages in the creative and cultural sectors’ market
  • To update professional competences of low-skilled artists and to provide them with management, business and networking skills
  • To reinforce cooperation with other VET providers, labour market and stakeholders and raise awareness about the problems and opportunities of the CCS (Cultural and Creative sectors)at a transnational level

Results

Activities

  • Undertaking a needs and a state-of-the-art analysis in Spain, Italy and Greece about the sector skill shortages and ECVET strategy
  • Designing the curricula, certification and assessment methods
  • Developing ArtS portal that contains: e-learning platform, a career guidance section, ArtS forum, information on funding opportunities
  • Testing the online training material and deliver the curricula

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Date of project

01/11/2014 – 31/10/2017

DG of reference

DG EAC, Erasmus+, Key Action 2, Sector Skills Alliances

Contacts