Getting the Master of Arts in only three semesters

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For the winter semester 2019/20 the Chair of Adult Education at the Friedrich-Schiller-University, under the direction of Professor Dr Käthe Schneider, offers the extra-occupational master's degree course Weiterbildung & Personalentwicklung.

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EU research project

As part of the EU Framework Programme for Research and Innovation: Excellent Science: Marie Skłodowska-Curie actions (MSCA) the project: "Transforming European Women's Entrepreneurship: The Education and Training for Success Programme (" is funded.

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Funding period: 2015 - 2019

Grant number: 645441

Project coordinator: Professor Dr Käthe Schneider

In cooperation with scientists from Austria, Chile, Colombia and Cyprus
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 Transfer of Learning

Schneider, Käthe (Ed.): Transfer of Learning in Organizations. Dordrecht, 2013
In this book, internationally respected scholars from the disciplines of educational science, business administration and psychology thoroughly discuss practice-related questions on learning transfer in organizations. Readers will learn solid concepts for securing and evaluating learning transfer.
This volume offers new insights about learning transfer in organizations and their implications for both research and practice.  It examines the actual state in practice and provides the foundation for improvements in the design and evaluation of further training measures that are conducive to the transfer of learning.
In addition, coverage details theoretical models on learning transfer in further vocational training and develops concepts that enable the transfer of learning for further training in organizations. The book also evaluates further training measures on different levels on the basis of relevant criteria.