Section 1: The GreenSkills4VET Learning Units

Sustainable logistics for freight forwarding clerks (introductory learning unit)

Author: BFI-OÖ
This learning unit increases students awareness for ecological problematic aspects in the logistics and enables them to become active for an ecological sustainable development. The OER consists of handouts and other material in pdf-format with a lot of links on background material and videos.
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Learning Objectives with regard to the European Qualifications Framework


Learn about the sustainability concept
Learn about the definition of sustainable logistics
Learn about ICT and new technologies
Learn about cooperation

Understands the structure of sustainable logistic concept
Considers how to reduce the environmental impact of transportation

Use cooperation in everyday life (networks)

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Section 2: Methodological and didactic supplementary Materials

Additional individual methodological and didactic supplementary materials have been created for each learning unit, for example a short description in tabular form of each learning unit, explanations on pedagogical preconditions and learning objectives as well as learning outcomes regarding the European Qualifications Framework (EQF). If interested, you can download even more detailed information on the background to the learning unit, in particular the occupational scenario, as well as practical experience in the creation and testing of the unit by the project partner.
Methodological and didactic supplementary material 1
Methodological and didactic supplementary material 2

Section 3: The GreenSkills4VET OER Manual

The main aim of this manual is to empower teachers and trainers as well as students to new teaching and learning methods. It also informs about the new copyright applications in Open Educational Resources (OER).
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Section 4: Recommendations for the Evaluation of Learning Outcomes

How to assess the competences aimed at with this learning unit? The practical information for teachers and trainers shows our recommendations for evaluating the learning outcomes of the GreenSkills4VET LearnBox and refers to ECVET (The European Credit system for Vocational Education and Training) and EQF (European Qualifications Framework).
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Section 5: Limits of Translating OER

OER (Open Educational Resources) provide the possibility to freely share and reproduce learning materials tailored to your specific requirements without limiting you in terms of risking copyright-violations. When you aim at translating OER into other countries’ languages, there are other limits to be considered, nonetheless.
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This project has been funded with support from the European Commission. This publication reflects the views only of the author, and the Commission cannot be held responsible for any use which may be made of the information contained therein.