Università degli Studi di Milano Bicocca

      4th Edition. LEARNING FROM THE LOCAL. Communities and Tribal People in Global Frames

      Università degli Studi di Milano Bicocca
      À Kolkata (India)
      • Università degli Studi di Milano Bicocca


      Infos importantes

      Typologie Formation
      Lieu Kolkata (India)
      Durée 14 Days
      Début Septembre
      • Formation
      • Kolkata (India)
      • Durée:
        14 Days
      • Début:

      The Summer School Learning from the Local is located in India from 8 September 2018 to 23 September 2018. The School is based on an intense academic program, on several meetings with local associative and cultural realities, and is strongly imbued of a travelling timing, that improves its educative value. The School leads the students to deepen the following topics in the field:

      Local development. Effects of bottom-up cooperation initiatives on local communities. Calcutta and Mumbai areas;
      Heritage. Enhancement of local cultural traditions (West Bengal);
      Dissemination of knowledge. Dissemination and impact of communication technologies on local communities in productive activities and training, initiatives in the fight against poverty (Mumbai).
      The Department of Sociology and Social Research of the University of Milano Bicocca and the Department of Cultural Heritage of the University of Bologna (Campus of Ravenna) approved the recognition of 6 cfu for students participating in the Summer School. The Italian Embassy in India promotes and sustains the program.

      Infos importantes
      Cette formation est-elle faite pour moi?

      University students from any backgroud.

      Conditions: CV and Passport/ID card, Motivation Letter.

      Installations (1)
      Où et quand
      Début Lieu
      700001, West Bengal, India
      Voir plan
      Début Septembre
      700001, West Bengal, India
      Voir plan

      Qu'apprend-on avec cette formation ?

      Managing Diversity
      Managing Conflict
      Social Science
      Sustainable Tourism Development
      Anthropological research
      Arts management
      Local development plans
      Microcredit projects


      The Summer School aims to strength student’s capabilities with regard to the following points:

      Different ways to organize social and cultural life;
      Managing cultural diversity in complex contexts;
      Critical awareness of NGO’s activities;
      Direct experience of several processes of social, cultural and economics changes;
      Ethnographic research projects;

      The Summer School includes also visits to several places of main cultural and environmental interest, with regard to:

      Anthropological issues;
      Arts, local craft and immaterial heritage;
      Tribal people rights;
      Making of “Indian” and local identity;
      Sustainable tourism;
      Microcredit projects;

      Information supplémentaire

      Application Deadline
      May 15th, 2018