Ethics Teacher Training Course (ETTC)

When, local time: 
Saturday, 17 October 2015 - 9:00am to Wednesday, 21 October 2015 - 5:30pm
Where: 
China, Shenzhen
Type of Event: 
Category 7-Seminar and Workshop
Contact: 
Eunice Smith, e.smith@unesco.org ; Susan Vize, s.vize@unesco.org

As part of UNESCO’s multifaceted capacity-building strategy, the Ethics Teacher Training Course (ETTC) aims to
- introduce the participants to the means and resources of teaching ethics;
- teach the participants the methodologies and methods of teaching ethics; and
- assess and provide feedback on the participants’ demonstrations of teaching skills under the guidance of experienced teachers.

This training will take place at Beijing Genomics Institute (BGI) in Shenzhen (Shenzhen, China), from 17 to 21 October 2015. It will be organized in coordination with the Beijing Genomics Institute.

The profile of up to 20-30 trainees includes: Teachers of social and environmental ethics and bioethics from universities; holders of a Master degree in a ethics-related discipline.

Deadline for registration: 15 September 2015.