10th Introductory Course on Teaching Catalan as a Foreign Language (CFL)
The Institut Ramon Llull, the Acadèmia Valenciana de la Llengua and the Xarxa Vives d'Universitats are organising the 9th Introductory Course on Teaching Catalan as a Foreign Language (CFL), which will be held in Vinaròs and Morella from 19 to 31 October 2018, in cooperation with the Màster d’Ensenyament de català com a primera i segona llengua offered at the University of Barcelona (UB), the University of Vic – Central University of Catalonia (UVic-UCC) and the Autonomous University of Barcelona (UAB), and the Faculty of Education and the Department of Catalan Philology at the University of Alicante (UA).
To contribute to the training of future Catalan language teachers at universities abroad and to the treatment of linguistic variation, culture and literature in the classroom.
This training course is aimed at graduates in Philology (preferably Catalan Philology), Translation and Humanities, and at students in the final year of undergraduate courses leading to those degrees who have little or no experience of language teaching.
Number of places: 40.
Friday, 19 October
Morning: Opening session (Vinaròs)
Morning: Part 1 (Vinaròs)
Afternoon: Part 1 (Vinaròs)
Saturday, 20 October
Morning: Part 2 (Morella)
Afternoon: Parts 2 and 3 (Morella)
Evening: Closing session (Morella)
Sunday, 21 October
Morning: Cultural tour (Morella)
Trainees will be awarded a certificate of attendance or a certificate of attendance and progress that will count as a merit in calls for Catalan/Valencian language teachers abroad.
Certificate of Attendance: Attendance at 90% of the sessions.
Certificate of Attendance and Progress Attendance at 90% of the sessions and submission of a piece of work in which the trainees have practically applied the knowledge they acquired during the course, demonstrating that they have fully understood the content covered in the workshops (Pass grade).
Part 1: Introduction to language teaching
Part 2: Didactic strategies for teaching foreign languages
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