Netherlands, Utrecht

CLIL (Content and Language Integrated Learning) Methodology in Higher Education

when 27 August 2018 - 31 August 2018
language English
duration 1 week
credits 1 ECTS
fee EUR 750

A practical CLIL (content and language integrated learning) methodology course for teachers and lecturers working through English in higher education (HE). During the course, you develop and improve your understanding, expertise and skills related to CLIL in higher education.

Do you teach your subject in English? This is a CLIL (content and language integrated learning) methodology course for teachers and lecturers working through English in higher education (HE). The course is for lecturers and teachers in any subject teaching through English in HE 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.

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.

Course leader

Rosie Tanner

Target group

Lecturers and teachers working in higher education who are teaching in English.

Course aim

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 practice presentation and lecturing skills through English.

Credits info

1 ECTS
Certificate of Attendance

40 hours per week. There are generally 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. The summer school also organizes social activities with other summer school attendees.

Fee info

EUR 750: Course + course materials
EUR 950: Course + course materials + Housing

Scholarships

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

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