Ethics Teachers Training Course in Mongolia
UNESCO is organizing an Ethics Teachers Training Course in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia, from 5 to 8 June 2018. Hosted by the Mongolian Academy of Sciences, the Ethics Teachers Training Course aims to strengthen the pedagogical capacity of university teachers in the fields of social and environmental ethics.
Approximately 30 university teachers are expected to benefit from this training, which will be facilitated, by Professor Leonardo D. de Castro and Pascale Rangoni.
The Ethics Teachers’ Training Courses (ETTC) are one of the main components of UNESCO’s bioethics professional capacity-building programme, targeting bioethics or ethics of science educators who have recently begun teaching, or will soon commence their teaching careers at various institutions of higher education.
Ethics Teachers' Training Courses are designed to
introduce participants to the means and resources for teaching ethics of sciences and bioethics;
teach participants methodologies and methods for teaching ethics of sciences and bioethics;
assess and provide feedback on participants’ demonstrations of teaching skills under the guidance of experienced facilitators.
Ethics Teacher Training Courses are conducted by international and local experts with extensive experience in ethics and bioethics education.
Interested university teachers may apply by 15 May 2018 to Mongolia.ETTC@unesco.org.