Creative Video in the Classroom

ERASMUS+ KA1 for teachers and adult education professionals

Join us during a unique educational experience!

The relationship between the individual and the world cannot be imagined anymore without exploring the media messages, its ideas and values. This is why media education has become, in a very short while, from an annex of the educational process, into a key competence for teachers and many others. Media offers efficient strategies and modern methods enhancing the motivation and the quality of teaching/ learning.

Main goal

The course "Creative Video Communication Methodology in the Classroom" will explore the pedagogical value of media in the classroom and will provide theoretical and especially practical input (digital video production), in the framework of an intercultural dialogue.

Objectives

The participants will be able:

To get a deeper theoretical knowledge upon the media educational concepts

To develop practical knowledge on media education: digital video camera and digital video editing (Moviemaker, Premiere Elements)

To use original strategies of improving the teaching/ training skills using video communication techniques (photo stories, short videos, animation)

To offer their students/ trainees solutions to create their own video learning tools

To create a personal/ organizational strategy for empowering students/ trainees with video communication skills

Target groups

Teachers (pre-school, primary, secondary, vocational, adult, special needs), teacher trainers, educational guides and counselors, head teachers/ managers of schools, adult education professionals, media support staff, other interested persons

Sessions

Confirmed course. Coimbra, Portugal, 3-7 July 2017

Still available places.
Please register
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Methodology

The methodology will be experiential, based on workshops, seminars, role play, brainstorming, learning games. The basic technique will be doing – reflection upon doing. There will be lots of outdoors activities.

Programme (5 days without travel, 30 hours)

Arrival day


Day 1: Ice-breakers, know-each-other and team building exercises

Presentation of the schools/ organizations and the participants’ own experience upon media as a didactic tool, upon video communication in school environment and non-formal environments.

“Creative Video Communication Methodology in the Classroom” – overview – introduction to the course

Intercultural evening

Day 2: Exploring media concept; video communication in the classroom: instruments, methodology

Photo stories as educational tools. Photography tips. Creative methods for mixing images, text and sounds. Adobe Voice.

Day 3: Developing skills in digital video camera and digital video editing (Moviemaker, Premiere Elements); practical exercises (filming a poem, filming a science concept)

Day 4: Animation techniques; stop-motion. Animation movies as an attractive educational tools for increasing the students’ motivation. Practical exercise: making a short animation movie on a curriculum issue/ a social problem: drugs abuse, smoking, pollution etc.

Day 5: Developing a personal/ organizational strategy for empowering students/ trainees with video communication skills. Planning, implementation, assessment solutions.

Conclusions, feed-back

The festival of new ideas – sharing new ideas upon video communication problems

Evaluation of the course. Certification. Farewell dinner.


Departure day

Our trainers

Financial conditions

The course fee – according to Erasmus+ programme (70 euro/ day, 350 euro for a 5 days course)


You will be hosted in very elegant hotels at a very good price, or you can make your own arrangements.


ALL EXPENCES (COURSE FEE, TRAVEL, ACCOMODATION, MEALS) ARE 100% COVERED BY THE ERASMUS+ GRANT.


IF YOU WISH TO ATTEND THE COURSE WITHOUT HAVING A EU GRANT, THE COURSE FEE IS 100 EURO.

And...

For groups larger than 6 persons, we can adjust the course so as to perfectly fit your project objectives.


We offer free consultancy for writing the application form for our patners (for groups larger than 8 persons).


For further details and registration, contact Anca Vieriu, president of ARVIS, arvissolutions@yahoo.com

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Training centre: AR Vocational and Investment Solutions - ARVIS

ARVIS is a non-profit association which offers training and consultancy in different fields of the educational area: Psychology in education, outdoors education, media education, communication, time management, ICT, ecotourism, English learning and teaching among many others.

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