“Miniops” – (IOC) Open Institute of Catalonia

Area of e-government: e-education

IOC (Open Institute of Catalonia), which is the distance institute of the Department of Education of the Generalitat of Catalonia, has promoted the “Miniops” project. It aims to provide lifelong learning to the adult population. Miniops are courses open to anyone who wants to use them as an element of their training. The themes are current, diverse and related to the intensive use of technology. They are applicable to daily life and short lasting as they involve between 15 and 20 hours.