European plain language diploma

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This is Karine Nicolay's presentation on the plans for a plain language training programme

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European plain language diploma

  1. 1. Europlain.eu (workingname) Karine Nicolay – Jan Dekelver Lisbon | 14 October
  2. 2. Europlain. Eu A plain language training project European diploma in plain language
  3. 3. (long history)
  4. 4. ...and that’s when we decided to go to Stockholm (university)
  5. 5. to meet students of their Plain Swedish Consultancy Program
  6. 6. • Ess Association Swedish certified language consultants • Språkrådet Swedish Language Council We also visited
  7. 7. apply for EU-funding to set up a 1-year-course on plain communication (language and design) out of the Lifelong Learning Program from the European Commission We left with the idea to
  8. 8. • KHKempen (Belgium) • Stockholm University (Sweden) • Reading University (UK) • Institute of the Estonian Language (Estonia) • a Portuguese university or Português Claro = ‘partners’ Together with
  9. 9. • Simon Fraser University (Canada) • And/or (?) = ‘3rd country partner’ Together with
  10. 10. • Ess • International Plain Language Working Group • a representative from business or public administration in every country = ‘associated partners’ Together with
  11. 11. • Ess • IPLWG • a representative from business or public administration in every country - united in European Plain Language Institute (?) - paid for expertise + quality control Together with
  12. 12. More on the course
  13. 13. Suggested workpackages • before the application: needs analysis • review state of the art + best practices • establish the competence profile – learning outcomes (EQF) • decide what we will teach, teaching methods • establish admissions criteria, process and test • make learning materials • develop e-learing modules and blended learning • implementation of the course • promotion, website, conferences, etc. • quality control • project management
  14. 14. 26th of February Deadline application
  15. 15. Europees diploma klare taal European plain language diploma Diploma europeu em português claro Europskå Klårspråk diplomå

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