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Date
Wednesday, 1 August 2018 - 10:00am to Friday, 31 August 2018 - 7:00pm
Location
British Council, Chandigarh
Join us in Chandigarh as we celebrate the theme ‘Upskilling and Empowering Youth’ for the month of August. We invite students and young working professionals to an amazing range of workshops and activities.
Event and Description Date & Time Registration

Workshop on Teaching Speaking Skills

The aim of the session is to equip teachers with effective methods, resources, practical ideas and activities that they can implement in their own classrooms. The session will cover different attitudes and techniques of teaching and speaking, issues of accuracy vs. fluency, how these relate to the real world and common problems faced.

The event is open to 18 year olds and above.

4 August 2018

10 AM to 1 PM

Institutional Member: INR 1000/-  

 
Other Member: INR 1250/-  

 
Non Member: INR 1500/-

Please contact Kamal Bhardwaj at 0172-5203014 or email: kamal.bhardwaj@britishcouncil.org

How to develop a top quality research publication

In this session we will cover the pattern of research, art of creating coherent arguments and how to write a thesis statement, how to develop a master's thesis/dissertation, requirements of writing a quality research paper, undertaking review of the literature, structure of research variables, fundamentals of research method: qualitative and quantitative and how to publish a research paper and its process.

The event is open to 18 year olds and above.

7 August 2018

3:30 PM to 6:30 PM

Member: INR 1000/-   

Non Member: INR 2000/-

Please contact Varinder Kumar at 0172-5203013 or email: varinder.kumar@britishcouncil.org

Advanced Core Skills workshop: Communication and Collaboration

Communicate effectively, be it oral, written, non-verbal or active listening. Tips on how to communicate in diverse and multi-lingual environments, so as to work well in international teams to produce innovative ideas and solutions.

The event is open to 18 year olds and above.

10 August 2018 to 12 August 2018

9 AM to 5 PM

INR 5000/-

Please contact Christina Singh at 0172-5203015 or email: christina.singh@britishcouncil.org

Effective Business Writing

This workshop helps participants to imrpove their writing skills through discussions, group work and hands-on writing practice. Tips on how to apply these skills to review documents in your everyday work life.

The event is open to 25 year olds and above.

13 August 2018

10 AM to 1 PM

Member: INR 1000/-   

Non Member: INR 2000/-

Please contact Varinder Kumar at 0172-5203013 or email: varinder.kumar@britishcouncil.org

Masterclass in Creative Writing

The session provides a glimpse into the art and technique of creative writing. The masterclass will aid in understanding components of creative writing, techniques to enhance creativity and improve writing skills. It will also include interaction with an internationally acclaimed author.

The event is open to 16 year olds and above.

17 August 2018

10 AM to 12 PM

Free

Please contact Christina Singh at 0172-5203015 or email: christina.singh@britishcouncil.org

Workshop on Teaching Listening Skills

The aim of the session is to equip teachers with effective methods, resources, practical ideas and activities that they can implement in their own classrooms. This session will cover different attitudes towards teaching and listening, real world implications, various sub-skills involved in listening along with practical listening demonstrations.

The event is open to 18 year olds and above

18 August 2018

10 AM to 1 PM

Institutional Member: INR 1000/- 

  
Other Member: INR 1250/-   

Non Member: INR 1500/

Please contact Kamal Bhardwaj at 0172-5203014 or email: kamal.bhardwaj@britishcouncil.org

Young Learners Club

The club connects young children in a fun, creative and educational while encouarging them to read more. It helps to build their confidence through public speaking, creative writing, vocabulary and role play activities.

The 11AM session is open to 5-7 year olds; and the 12.30PM session is for 8-10 year olds.

25 August 2018

11 AM to 12 PM

12:30 PM to 1:30 PM

Free

Please contact Manoj Kumar at 0172-5203013 or email: manoj.kumar@britishcouncil.org

UK Education School Mission: Counsellors Meet

As part of the Schools Mission, a delegation of 6-8 UK Universities will tour Chandigarh. This is a great opportunity for school counsellors to know more about Studying and Living in the UK, entry requirements, application process, scholarship opportunities and much more.

The event is designed for school counsellors.

30 August 2018

5 PM to 7 PM

By Invitation

Please contact Kamal Bhardwaj at 0172-5203014 or email: kamal.bhardwaj@britishcouncil.org

 There are limited seats available; registrations will be on first-come first-served basis.
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