Netherlands, Utrecht (Zeist, Woudschoten Campus)

Bilingual Education (Content and Language Integrated Learning): Professional Development for Educators

when 8 July 2013 - 12 July 2013
duration 1 week
credits 2 EC
fee EUR 1320

A professional development course aimed at teachers, trainee teachers, programme coordinators, and lecturers working in secondary school bilingual education or higher education teaching through English. Do you want to improve your understanding of content and language integrated learning (CLIL)? Do you want to refresh and develop your CLIL teaching methodology? This hands-on course draws on over fifteen years of experience in bilingual education in the Netherlands. It will develop your CLIL skills, understanding and expertise, and inspire you with a range of practical activities for your CLIL lessons, workshops, or lectures.

Topics include:
• How “CLIL” are you?
• Activating language and content
• A good CLIL lesson
• Providing input and guiding understanding in CLIL
• The language of your subject
• Materials development for CLIL
• Dealing with errors and feedback
• Encouraging speaking and writing in CLIL
• Dealing with vocabulary in CLIL

Course leader

Jason Skeet and Rosie Tanner

Target group

Teachers, trainee teachers, and programme coordinators working in secondary school bilingual education. Lecturers and teacher trainees working in further or higher education and teaching through English.

Course aim

To refresh and improve participants' understanding, expertise and skills related to content and language integrated learning (CLIL).

To inspire participants with a range of practical activities for CLIL lessons and programmes.

To equip participants with the knowledge and skills to create their own high quality CLIL lessons.

Credits info

2 EC
Certificate of Attendance

Fee info

EUR 1320: Course + course materials + housing + mealplan


Utrecht Summer School doesn't offer scholarships for this course.

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