Words4World Heritage Course

20 April 2008 | Event

English Language & Communication Skills Training - for people like you
20-27 April 2008 

This course is designed for people who:

  • work in heritage management and conservation
  • need English at work
  • want to improve their language and communication skills.

    If you work in:

     
  • the management of World Heritage Sites or conservation areas
  • national or international heritage or conservation organisations
  • local heritage tourism services, museums or visitor attractions

    …and you need English to:

     
  • communicate with international colleagues or visitors
  • write official reports, presentations or websites
  • discuss heritage and conservation issues

    …then this training course is for you!
    The programme includes:

     
  • consolidation and improvement of communication skills focused on heritage issues and participant needs
  • visits to World Heritage Sites - Bath, Stonehenge/Avebury, Jurassic Coast
  • discussions on policy and practice with local professionals
  • visits to museums, historic buildings and regeneration sites
  • opportunities for cultural activities - theatres, art galleries, concerts

    You will meet local professionals and discuss heritage and conservation issues. You will carry out language activities (on-site and in the classroom) designed to develop your skills and confidence.

    We believe that better communication leads to better outcomes for World Heritage.

    Course Details

    Sample Programme

    Visits to World Heritage Sites