Ethics Teacher Training Course at University of Otago’s Bioethics Centre
May 12, 2017
362 Leith St
North Dunedin, Dunedin 9016
The Ethics Teachers’ Training Course is organized by UNESCO Jakarta Office and University of Otago’s Bioethics Centre in Dunedin, New Zealand, on 20-24 November 2017. It is designed to advance pedagogical capacity for ethics teaching and improve the quality of ethics education around the world. The Course offers a unique opportunity for participants from the Pacific region and from countries around the world to enhance their teaching capacities in ethics.
Ethics Teaching Training Courses is conducted by a team of experts with extensive experience in ethics education, including the faculty of the University of Otago.
A successful candidate for the Course will have 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.
Persons who want to register should fill out and send the application form to [email protected] as early as possible, and before the 30 July 2017 deadline. This form is also available on the dedicated UNESCO web site. Applicants should also include a letter of intent (600 words) explaining why they wish to participate in the course and how they expect to benefit from it.
While the participation in the course is free, the participants are expected to cover their travel and accommodation expenses for the training.
Deadline for application: 30 July 2017