Can we do something against prejudice, discrimination, and racism? The first step is always to get informed.
ICI offers a short on-line Awareness Training about Culture, Diversity, Discrimination, Racism and Everyday discrimination/racism.
Participants: Everyone interested in the topic. Especially useful for teachers and trainers who could use similar approaches with their students as a preparation for a more in depth approach in the classroom or workplace.
Place: The course takes place on-line on Zoom.
Time: In cooperation with interested groups (at least 10 participants) we decide the time; 3 times 3 hours on Zoom.
That teachers/trainers/participants become aware and sensitive about issues such as interculturalism, diversity, stereotypes, prejudice, discrimination and racism and everyday racism
That teachers/trainers/participants have thought about reactions towards discrimination and racism
That teachers/trainers/participants have practiced discussing the important topics on-line and get ideas for their own teaching/training
Methods: The course consists of interactive lectures, pair and group work and presentations. Even on line – it will be active and cooperative.
Preparation: All participants must ensure that they have Zoom installed on their computers with speakers, microphone and camera functioning. They must send payment via bank transfer to the ICI account and a receipt of payment to Guðrún (firstname.lastname@example.org) They will then receive a receipt from ICI if they wish.
Certification: Participants will receive an ICI certificate of participation if they wish.
Price: 120 Euro pro person. Included in the price is course fee, course presentations and a pdf version of one chapter from the book “Diverse Society/Diverse Classroom”.
Multiculturalism / Interculturalism
The idea of monoculture and its impact on stereotypes and prejudice
Why discussions about prejudice, discrimination and racism?
Diverse societies – focus on the advantages
Stereotypes to discrimination and everyday racism and discrimination
Lectures and group work tasks improving the awareness of different manifestations and consequences
What can we do?
Different approaches focusing on approaches against racism and discrimination
Discussing individual reactions when witnessing discrimination and racism