On July 10-11, 2023, the Second Focus group of MareLaw project, entitled “Analysis and improvement of learning outcomes for maritime law course according to the STCW Convention”, was held in Split at the Faculty of Maritime Studies, University of Split. MareLaw project is Erasmus+ project KA2 (Cooperation partnership in higher education) Upgrading and harmonization of Maritime law STCW based curriculum for Maritime students.
During these two days, members from University of Split, Technical University of Catalunya and Riga Technical University have summarized conclusions from the First Focus Group, held in Riga, on June 13-14, 2023, and have discussed about learning outcomes for the maritime law courses taught according to the STCW Convention. Similarities and differences of learning outcomes at partner universities have been identified. Also, group has defined desired learning outcomes in accordance with STCW Convention that will be useful for all universities where maritime law is taught for maritime students. The aim of these activities is improvement of learning outcomes at maritime law subjects. Results from the Second Focus Group, just like the results from the First Focus Group, will serve as a starting point for the future project activity in development of teaching materials (key activity in WP4 of the project).