We are happy to announce call for participation in the 1st International Summer School “Achievements and Applications of Environmental and Life Sciences for Sustainable Development”.
Our International Summer School is the annual scientific and educational project held by Educational and Scientific Center for International Activity of the National University of Life and Environmental Sciences of Ukraine (Kyiv, Ukraine).
The 1st International Summer School includes three streams of educational activity: main course Knowledge for Sustainable Development of Society; English for specific purposes; Historical and Cultural Heritage of Western Ukraine. Group practical projects (in the form of a “hackathon”) supervised by our best lecturers will be an important part of the program.
- The International Summer School is scheduled for July 6-16, 2015
- Early bird application deadline: May 1, 2015
- Late application deadline: June 1, 2015
During the course we will examine the experience of some foreign countries in sustainable development of society. The course will provide the knowledge of human nutrition, global food production, and education system. The course will also allow students to create group projects as to the ways to achieve sustainable development of society.
The course is focused on students, postgraduates, PhDs, Doctors in different specializations as the issue of the quality of social development, water quality, human nutrition and environmental conservation are urgent today.
Students are recommended to have basic knowledge of Word, PowerPoint and Excel.
Methods of teaching:
- Case and textbook chapter discussions;
- Students PowerPoint presentations;
- Guest speakers (as available).
All students are expected to participate in class discussions on real-world problems.
Activities: lectures; workshops; PowerPoint presentation of group projects
The course provides a communicative English learning experience where students can improve their language skills and fluency in English, build confidence and develop social skills. The purpose of the course relates to the belief that in today’s world of internationaliza
Activities: discussions and varied exciting activities in an interactive setting
The objectives of this part of the program: to acquaint the participants of the International Summer School with one of the most fascinating Ukrainian districts situated above the Dniester river, its rich history, unique nature and numerous cultural attractions; to demonstrate educational, recreational, and cultural facilities for extending the horizons of cognitive learning and the knowledge about the aesthetic and cultural values of citizens of Ukraine and its visitors.
Activities (guide tours, outings; excursions)