INSTIGATE TRAINING CENTER
Educational and cultural foundation “Irakan dprots”
was established in September 2016. The foundation designs and builds the educational system ‘Irakan dprots’ within the territory of the Republic of Armenia granting opportunity to the age group 15-21 to acquire background experience, skills and knowledge required for the civil, military and professional effective activities. All this can be got by studying and living as per the place of residence.
In September 2016 ‘Irakan dprots’ implements professional educational program ‘Theory of systems’ with special format. Both classical education (liberal arts) and progressive education shall be applied, particularly project based education, learning by doing, integrated curriculum, online educational platforms, learning by teaching and prepares the students for lifelong learning, since the life cannot be any longer divided into separate parts ‘education-work’ and the education shall be implemented via work, and the work – via continuous self-education and training.
The name ‘Theory of systems’ is the Armenian name of cybernetics. The theory of systems shall study the management of systems. The profession aims at mastering the system approaches, software tools and worldview for natural, scientific, public phenomena research, development, simulation and control.
The duration of study is four years, A, B, C, D courses, complying with the secondary professional educational program I-V courses. The admission is made on the basis of principal education (1-9 classes in Armenia).
The educational program includes general comprehensive component, providing secondary education of students based on the basic education and professional component, providing acquisition of required knowledge, skills and abilities.
The training course shall be executed by seven vertical disciplines established by the program. They are – calligraphy, rhetoric, chronology, hygiene, agriculture, weaponry and engineering. These disciplines are structured by vertical or unique approach. The vertical disciplines within context cover the disciplines of comprehensive program and replenish the professional disciplines.
A year includes the exemplary educational program of X-XII classes of vocational stream. B, C and D years cover the educational program ‘Theory of systems’ by EHEA ShortCycle (Level5).
The first experimental program shall be implemented in September 2016 for 20 students in collaboration with Instigate training center
, Association of IT companies
and Informatics state college
with the approval of Ministry of Education and Science of RA and under the sponsorship of information system technology companies, the member of Association of IT companies, the future employers of the students.