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.
Visits to World Heritage Sites