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Croatian national competition and exhibition "Describing Systems" was held on May 19 and 20, 2022 in Trogir. 20 invited students from the Republic of Croatia participated, divided into two competition categories (A - 1st and 2nd grade students, B - 3rd, 4th and 5th grade high school students).

Student Emanuel Grbac from Technical school in Pozega participated with the work "Traveling through the Erasmus project system" and won 5th place in the B category. His mentor is professor Marina Mirković.

 In his work, Emanuel describes the process of implementing the Erasmus+ project, along with his own experiences from two Erasmus+ school partnership projects of the Technical School, in which he participates as a student-coordinator. He also shows the development of the Erasmus projects  throughout history. The emphasis is on the development of the project and the goals that we trying to achieve. A step in the acquisition of knowledge was the student's contact with project coordinators from various countries, but also his own experience. The student conducted an online survey with students from seven different countries in order to get information on how useful the Erasmus project is in developing student competencies and what it means for them to be part of an international project, that is, what they think about the way the project is implemented and whether there are any problems or shortcomings. The goal of the essay is to show the reader the implementation of the Erasmus project, to point out the essential elements that must be met in order for the project to be successful, and to share the experiences of students and professors in the projects.

Ten students participated in each category of Competitions and Shows. After completing the research work and taking the knowledge test, the students presented their research papers and answered the questions of the members of the State Commission.

In this competition, the topic is observing, describing and understanding systems from our environment. In the project, prior knowledge from natural sciences, technology and social and humanities is applied. On the first day of the competition, students solved a task consisting of a description of the system and questions related to the description. The second day of the competition was followed by a public presentation of the work, which consists of a presentation and answers to questions. The criteria for evaluating public presentations are: scientific thinking, creative ability, understanding, clarity of expression, presentation value, and professional and language norms.

The organizers of the National Competition and Exhibition are Ministry of Science and Education,   Agency for Education and Croatian Interdisciplinary Society.