Date: March 6-17, 2023.
Theme: Innovative teaching
Are you creative, like to think out of the box and like to share your ideas? Then this course is for you!
Participate in workshops conducted by international experts using modern teaching techniques;
Learn the use of the creative problem-solving method ("design thinking") to further stimulate your creativity;
Take part in a contest to prepare your very own "pep talk" (similar to the popular Ted Talk);
Discover Polish and Silesian culture.
The course will be carried out in two parts:
1. Part one uses distance learning. Participants will meet foreign experts and university staff, familiarize themselves with teaching materials available on an online platform and record the first version of their "pep talk" (similar to the popular Ted Talks). By doing so, course participants shall prepare themselves substantively for the practical part of the course.
2. Part two is organized in a stationary form in Katowice. With the assistance of international experts, participants will attend workshops on the use of "design thinking" in solving companies' marketing problems. During the second part of the week, students will be tutored in the principles of preparing short appealing speeches ("pep talks").