Ilona Tandzegolskienė

Ilona Tandzegolskienė

Lecture of Department of Educational Sciences (i.tandzegolskiene@smf.vdu.lt)

Ilona Tandzegolskiene was born in Kaunas, Lithuania and studied in 1994-1998 at Vilnius University, where got the bachelor of reading and translation from Russian and German languages. In 1998-2000 she studied at Vytautas Magnus University and obtained master of education degree. In 2004-2008 she studied at Vytautas Magnus University and obtained doctor of social sciences degree. Ilona Tandzegolskiene worked since 2005 at Vytautas Magnus University lecturer of the department of education sciences. The research interests are: higher education system, autonomous learning and career design.

Presentation in B2 session: The purpose of the lecture: between knowledge acquisition and ability to learn autonomously

For the preparation of future specialists more attention should be paid not only to the knowledge of a subject in the lecturers, but also to the development of professional skills, interdisciplinary teaching, wider knowledge adaptability in practice, generation of ideas, problem solving and responsibility understanding. Successful studies and acquired qualifications would enable the graduates to find jobs easier and quarantee their permanent employability, to make decisions independently as well as to carry on studies while enhancing their professional development as well as to accept ethnic commitments, to be active citizens and to participate in various activities in a more purposeful manner.