The company offers a
range of services for academic institutions including:
The fees to be charged
by e-College.ac for services provided will be variable according to the
nature of the project, the resources available and the budgetary
requirements of the bodies providing the funding.
Typically, funding bodies both in the UK and Europe require evidence of
value for money and project budgets will be based on their guidelines.
The company has significant experience in constructing budgets to
satisfy funders' requirements.
The company consultancy and project management fees will normally be
based on the senior management salary rates of the institution leading
the project, adjusted pro-rata for the time allocated.
A budget allocation for the company contribution will be agreed at the
project planning stage against which the company will claim on a
monthly basis. This will include travel, subsistence and agreed
Enhanced Learning - Consultancy - Project Management
successfully completed a number of consultancies and projects for the
Welsh Government, for the European Commission and for UK public bodies
such as JISC. It has also worked extensively in the private
sector, particularly with regard to the training needs of SMEs and
supply chain companies.
advice and consultancy covering management strategy, policy, business
modelling and implementation planning;
project planning: design, funding procurement, management, delivery and
course development including pedagogic planning, programme
specification, content development and staff training;
research support: technological and pedagogic innovation, networking
with the global community of practice, publications;
accreditation: planning for online qualifications including liaison
with validating bodies and preparation of validation documents;
scanning and sustainability: advice on planning for future and emerging
technologies and the cost effective use of open source software, web
2.0 tools, cloud computing and open educational resources.
e-College.ac can provide
a total e-learning solution for institutions from initial concept,
through course design, pilot delivery, evaluation, validation
and full implementation.