Final Report on OpenVM Conceptual Framework (Output 1 Activity 1)

We are happy to publish the OpenVM Final Conceptual Framework, fulfillingMilestone 3: O1-A1.3 Final Conceptual Framework.
This paper presents the final concept of the OpenVM learner competence framework, based on the conducted literature study, the Group Concept Mapping study of Open VM competences and the validation of the results through mapping on existing competence frameworks and a selection of VM cases. The aim of this report is to:
  1. Elaborate on the concept of Open Virtual Mobility in the context of topics of Virtual Mobility and Open Education.
  2. Present the final concept of the OpenVM learner competence framework.
  3. Present a contextualisation of this competence framework with respect to existing competence frameworks
This paper addresses educators, students, international officers and higher education leaders as well as a wider academic audience interested in the value of Virtual Mobility for the development of learner skills and competences in context of international mobility in higher education in Europe and beyond.