Autors: Ivanova, M. S.
Title: Development of Engineers’ Social Competences in the Settings of Web 2.0 Platform
Keywords: Web 2.0, social competency, research social competences model, social competences development, engineers

Abstract: Successful professional realization requires not only specific technical competences of engineers, but also suitable social behavior. In this paper the essential social competences for engineers are investigated taking into consideration the competences proposed in current research published in scientific papers and gathered opinion of students from Technical University – Sofia. The findings lead to creation of social competences research model including key social competences: communication, collaboration, networking,self-management, adaptability, English knowledge, leading and loyalty. The characteristics of Web 2.0 as a platform that could support competence development are summarized and a model for social competences development of engineers in Web 2.0 settings is proposed.



    International Conference on ICT in Teaching and Learning/Communications in Computer and Information Science book series/Enhancing Learning Through Technology/Education Unplugged: Mobile Technologies and Web 2.0, vol. 177, pp. 123-137, 2011, China, Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg, ISSN 1865-0929/ISBN 978-3-642-22382-2/e-ISSN 1865-0937/e-ISBN 978-3-642-22383-9/

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