Training Course: With Media Literacy towards Cultural Awareness and Tolerance
Dates: 4-12 April 2017
Venue: Petralia Sopranna, Italy
Eligible are 24 participants coming from: Czech Republic, Finland, Hungary, Italy, Latvia, FYROM, Portugal, Spain, Turkey, United Kingdom
Application deadline: 3rd March 2017
Training Course aims through sharing of experiences increase competencies of youth leaders and youth workers in work with multicultural groups of young people and exchange different methods for increasing media literacy of young people.
Training Course will gather 24 participants from Czech Republic, Italy, United Kingdom, Finland, Spain, Portugal, Turkey, Hungary, Latvia and FYROM.
The participants will have possibility by learning from each other to increase own competencies in leading multicultural groups, increase competencies in conducting educational activities with use of non-formal methods and to share different methods for increasing media literacy of young people
Objectives of Training Course
-to empower youth workers and youth leaders with competencies to lead projects with participation of young people with fewer opportunities and culturally mixed groups
-to enhance their leadership skills, competencies in group management, conflict resolving
-to increase participant´s competencies to conduct educational activities in the frame of non formal education, lead learning process
-to increase media competencies of participants and ability of youth workers to conduct activities increasing media literacy, critical thinking and transversal skills
-to exchange experience in promoting intercultural understanding and tolerance-to promote and develop proposals for a new project on the topic of media literacy and intercultural learning
During the Training Course will be used methods of non-formal education methods such as workshops, group works, simulations, role playing, discussions, individual and group reflection, analysis, case study and learning by doing.
Seminar is based on active involvement of participants and therefore we expect well prepared and motivated youth workers and youth leaders.
Training Course is part of multi-action With Media Literacy towards Cultural Awareness and Tolerance. The main aim of the project is to increase the level of quality of intercultural education through increasing media literacy of the youth (included also young people with fewer opportunities) and use media for increasing transversal skills of young people as creativity, innovation, ability to learn and initiative-taking.
This project is financed by the Erasmus+ Youth in Action Programme.
During the activity period, each participant will be provided with food and accommodation by hosting organisation.
All participants will get travel grant according to Erasmus Plus table on km distance. Please control the actual distance from Prague with distance calculator from the European Commission
Maximum travel grant per pax
Czech Rep €275
United Kingdom €275
No participation fee is required.