Erasmus+ Virtual Exchange for Universities

Collaborative TEP Design

Next Course: October 21 – December 15

Who is this for?

Professors who already have a partner and plan to embed a Transnational Erasmus+ Virtual Exchange Project (TEP) lasting 6-10 weeks in their course between January and July 2019. Support staff should also take part in the training if available.


Applicants have to submit a joint proposal together with partners. (If you do not have a partner but would like to develop a proposal with a partner please contact us at

How is the training delivered?

On a Moodle platform and with synchronous video conferences

How long does it last and what is the time commitment?

2-3 hours a week for 8 weeks

What topics are covered?

  • The Logistics of Virtual Exchange
  • Learning Goals
  • Designing for Intercultural Learning
  • Task Design
  • Tools
  • Facilitated Synchronous Discussions
  • Assessment
  • Open Badges

What are the benefits for participants?

  • A TEP designed and ready to be implemented in the autumn/winter semester 2018
  • Technical support for Facilitated Synchronous Discussions
  • Moodle Platform which can be used for your TEP
  • Mentoring from Virtual Exchange experts during implementation
  • Recognition of TEP with Open Badges awarded to professors upon completion of training and successful implementation, and an Open Badge for students on completion of TEP

How can I sign up?

Click here and complete the form with your information.