The German dual system of vocational education and training

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Description

During this course, participants will discover the functioning of the dual training system inGermany, an educational system that has been successfully implemented for several years with growing effectiveness.

A dual course of study is a combined educational system that integrates university studies with vocational training or professional practice in companies and enterprises. In contrast to internships  and part-time studies, a dual course of study is characterized by the fact that the professional and vocational elements are an integral part of the degree programme.

By the end of this course, participants will have a full understanding of this successful educational method as well as awareness concerning the importance of integrating theory and practice in the educational system.

Learning Outcomes

  1. Understand how the dual system works and which are the aims of this educational program; 
  2. Get a clearer perception concerning the activities and the implementation of the program; 
  3. Understand how the deployment of the dual system contributes to reduce the unemployment rate and the school dropout; 
  4. Understand how the collaboration between companies and educational institutions improves the educational skills; 
  5. How to implement the dual system abroad and how to adapt it to the different educational environments; 

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Target audience

  • Teachers (primary, secondary, vocational, adult, special needs);
  • Teacher trainers;
  • Careers officers, educational guides and counsellors;
  • Headteachers;
  • Principals;
  • Managers of schools/organisations offering adult education.

Details, locations and dates

  • Price: 480€
  • Activities included: if not otherwise specified all courses includes at least one city guided tour and one full day excursion.
  • Lessons are from Monday to Saturday, if not stated otherwise.

Next courses in Berlin

  • 6-11 May 2019
  • 3-8 June 2019
  • 1-6 July 2019
  • 5-10 August 2019
  • 2-7 September 2019
  • 7-12 October 2019
  • 4-9 November 2019
  • 2-7 December 2019
  • 6-11 January 2020
  • 3-8 February 2020
  • 2-7 March 2020
  • 6-11 April 2020

Not a EU teacher? This course is for you too!

Our courses are designed to fit the Erasmus+ program of the European Union, but are available also for teachers from all non EU countries.

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