7 – 11 July 2014

A CLIL (content and language integrated learning) methodology course for teachers and lecturers working through English in higher education (HE). The course is for people who would like to improve their CLIL methodology skills. Participants will develop and improve their understanding, expertise and skills related to CLIL in higher education. See also this flyer.

In higher education around the world today there are increasing numbers of teachers and lecturers who are expected to teach their subject through the medium of English. For students and teachers for whom English is an additional language this raises a range of important issues. CLIL (content and language integrated learning) methodology can provide the necessary tools that higher education teachers and lecturers need to guide understanding and support the learning of their students. This course is for teachers and lecturers in any subject teaching through English in higher education.

Course Directors
Rosie Tanner info [at] rosietanner.com, www.rosietanner.com
Jason Skeet j.a.skeet [at] uu.nl

Target Group
Lecturers and/or teachers working in English in higher education who want to put CLIL (content and language integrated learning) methodology (more) into practice.

Course Aims
At the end of the course, participants will be able
•       To expand and improve their understanding, expertise and skills related to content and language integrated learning (CLIL) in higher education.
•       To use a range of practical activities for working with CLIL in higher education, particularly active learning and interactive activities for students in higher education;
•       To apply the knowledge and skills to create their own high quality CLIL education;
•       To apply the knowledge and skills to develop a subject and language integrated curriculum;
•       To practise presentation and lecturing skills through English.

Dates, Credits & Fees
•       7 July 2014 – 11 July 2014 (1 week)
•       2.0 ECTS credits + Certificate of Attendance
•       € 1320  – Course + course materials + housing

Study Load
40 hours per week. There are two practical and participatory workshops per day, each dealing with a different CLIL topic. Participants will be actively involved, e.g. preparing materials and collaborating on assignments for their own teaching practice.

Apply Online
http://www.utrechtsummerschool.nl/courses/social-sciences

See also
http://www.utrechtsummerschool.nl/courses/social-sciences/clil-methodology-for-teachers-in-higher-education