Teaching in English Workshops

Visit our workshops and develop your competence for teaching in a multicultural/international classroom setting.

A number of workshops are being organized for individual teachers involved in English Medium Instructions (EMI) at KI.

Teaching the International Classroom

This workshop is intended for individual teachers and aims to provide guidelines and recommendations on the teaching of academic disciplines through the medium of English. It will consider the methodological and pedagogical implications posed by teaching university courses in English. In addition, participants will come away with various interactive techniques and activities for increased student participation.

If you are interested in having this workshop, please contact Jennifer Valcke.

Intercultural Education

This workshop is aimed at individual teachers who want to find out about the challenges and opportunities of the multicultural classroom. It will consider how teachers can leverage diversity in order to enhance the quality of the learning experience and to prepare students for work in a globalised world. In addition, participants will learn about how to facilitate an inclusive, intercultural dimension in their classroom through theoretical perspectives with practical applications.

If you are interested in having this workshop, please contact Jennifer Valcke.

Assessing in English

This workshop is intended for individual teachers and aims to provide guidelines and recommendations on assessing academic disciplines through the medium of English. It will consider the methodological and pedagogical implications of assessing through a foreign language and the issues that students face. It will also provide practical tips on summative and formative assessment, peer review and various types of exam questions.

If you are interested in having this workshop, please contact Jennifer Valcke.

Workshop in Intended Learning Outcomes for Global Health and Teaching in English

This workshop is intended for programme directors and GUA. It will provide recommendations for integrating learning outcomes related to global health, intercultural education, international education and communicating in English in your programme at KI. Participants will work together with fellow KI colleagues to draft ILOs that suit each program and course. Facilitators who are experts in global health and international education will be there to accompany participants.

If you have questions about this workshop, please contact Jennifer Valcke.

Contact

Lecturer

Jennifer Valcke

Phone: +46-(0)8-524 873 56
Organizational unit: Unit for Medical Education and Technology (UMET)
E-mail: jennifer.valcke@ki.se

Resources

English for Teaching Purposes, a MOOC from the University of Barcelona

Teaching in English at University

Some teachers from the Université libre de Bruxelles (Belgium) share their thoughts on teaching in English.

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