An overview of the work of adult education centres in Saarland, Germany; this course will focus on the importance of the social significance of adult education centres and the challenges they face.
Lead: VHS Landesverband Saarland
Length: 1,5 hours
Start date: Tuesday 29th September 2015, 13:00 CEST (12noon BST, 11am GMT)
A session to present methodological assumptions that allow the recognition, validation and certification of competencies acquired by adults in formal, informal and non-formal contexts.
Length: 1 hour
Start date: Tuesday 21st July 2015
A look at three folk high schools in Sweden and how their work relates to challenges in society:
- Kvinnofolkhögskolan - with a strong connection to women's and feminist movements.
- Agnesbergs folkhögskola - a school for the Roma community.
- Spinneriet – a school of urban art and hip hop.
Length: 2.5 hours
Start date: Monday 13th July - Sunday 19th July 2015
A session on Adult Learners’ Week, including national adult learning activities in the UK that take place throughout May and June.
Length: 1.5 hours
Start date: Tuesday 7th July 2015