Communication and Dialogue
- AUCEN is a platform where responsible persons for continuing education and staff development at Austrian universities can exchange their experiences.
- Available competencies and experiences are bunched together. Both subject areas shall be advanced and professionalised jointly and in a division of labour.
- The dialogue between the AUCEN-network and other national and international bodies, institutions and networks shall be stimulated.
Development of Quality and Quality Assurance
- To develop and assure quality standards is a constant challenge.
- Members of the AUCEN-network work on the advancement and assurance of quality criteria in both subject areas.
Common Forum for University Continuing Education and University Staff Development
- University continuing education and university staff development address different target groups.
- The common interest is to exchange experiences and ideas and to strengthen the position of both subject areas by joint strategies.
Contribution to New Developments at the Universities
- As universities become autonomous at the beginning of 2004, the external universities continuing education and the internal staff development play an important role.
- The AUCEN-network pursues joint strategies and stimulates the implementation of new concepts.