Primrose Publishing has been a key partner in a 4-year Leonardo programme, funded by the European Union, to develop advanced-language training software to help students preparing for professional examinations in Business and in Tourism, in English, French, German, Spanish and Italian, with Slovenian and Hungarian as additional working languages.
The Leonardo project lasted from 1 Jan 1999 to 30 April 2003 and was in two parts of roughly two years each. The name was "Promotics" which is an acronym for PROfessional MObility Through International Communication Skills.
The partners included the Universities of Cambridge and
Le Mans, the
Commerce et d'Industrie in Paris, the
Ministry of Education in Vienna, the
Alighieri Language Centre in Florence, the CEBS Teacher Training Centre in
Salzburg, a technology school in Ljubljana. and a leading Business School in
|As Promotics II
Tele-Tutoring for Language Instructors
LEONARDO DA VINCI