Fit for the job market? Teaching transferable skills to future language experts
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In this one-day multiplier event we share our best practices and guidelines for the collection and creation of learning content targeting transferable skills to be used in language-related courses. The target group primarily involves university teachers in language-related areas.
The event is free of charge for registered participants
The The aim of the UPSKILLS project is to identify and tackle the gaps in digital and research skills in existing programmes of study and develop supporting teaching and learning materials, with the ultimate aim of better preparing linguistics and language students for today’s jobs in the language industry.
The main objectives of this multiplier event is to inform the participants about and train them in using the resources generated within the project so far. We will also seize the opportunity to learn from the experiences of the participants.
The event will take place on July 5, 2022, between 10:30am and 5:00pm. See the programme below for details.
The event is organised by The UPSKILLS project, an Erasmus+ strategic partnership for higher education that seeks to identify and tackle the gaps and mismatches in skills for linguistics and language students through the development of a new curriculum component and supporting materials to be embedded in existing programmes of study. Speakers include UPSKILLS team members and representatives of the University of Graz.
Contact person at the University of Graz: Marko Simonovic (firstname.lastname@example.org).
All times are CEST (UTC+2)