Minister of Education and Science Hanna Novosad have visited Ulab

Hanna Novosad, the Minister of Education and Science of Ukraine, have visited Sumy State University on February, 11. She got acquainted with the activities of the university on ensuring sustainable development in compliance with the priority of quality. Beside that, she examined the virtual and augmented reality laboratory “Ulab”, got acquainted with the possibilities of creating educational materials using a virtual background in a video studio of SSU and how it can be implemented in distance learning of students.
Rector of Sumy State University Anatoly Vasilyev noted that the university is actively using modern technologies in the educational process. In particular, after two years of testing, large-scale blended learning technologies were introduced. According to from 30% to 70% of the volume of education is carried out with the use of IT technologies and in online communication between the teacher and the student. For example, they use the MIX platform, which is a self-developed technology of Sumy State University, has over 360 disciplines, 430 teachers and over 8,000 students.