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Call for Application - ETTC, Amman, Jordan

13/01/2020
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The Ethics Teacher Training Course (ETTC) is designed to advance pedagogical capacity for ethics teaching and improve the quality of ethics education around the world.

This Ethics Teacher Training Course in Amman- Jordan (14-17 April 2020) is a collaborative effort between UNESCO and Al Balqa’ Applied University (BAU). The Course offers a unique opportunity for participants from Jordan and from other countries in the region to enhance their teaching capacities in ethics.

Ethics Teacher Training Course is conducted in English by a team of international experts with extensive experience in ethics education.

Candidates for the Course should hold a Master’s or higher degree (in areas such as law, medicine, philosophy, ethics, or social sciences), experience or future plans of teaching ethics, and a good command of English language.

Interested candidates should submit a registration form (below) to UNESCO Beirut Office (cj.donabedian@unesco.org) as early as possible, and before 20 February 2020 - deadline. Applicants should also include a letter of intent (600 words, in English) explaining why they wish to participate in the course and how they expect to benefit from it.

While the registration in the course is free, the participants are expected to cover their own travel, meals and accommodation (at the hotel designated by the organizer.)

For more information: Please contact Ms Seiko Sugita, Programme Specialist, Social and Human Sciences at UNESCO Beirut (s.sugita@unesco.org); or visit the website http://www.unesco.org/bioethics

Deadline for registration:  20 February 2020