Hungary, Pécs

Summer School on Migration - Pécs Debate Academy 2016

when 28 July 2016 - 10 August 2016
language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 8 ECTS
fee EUR 300

Would you like to improve your communication skills and have an unforgettable summer in Pécs, one of the most beautiful cities of Hungary?
Our intensive and very enjoyable Pécs Debate Academy 2016 – Summer School on Migration will use a mixed methodology – you will learn about the migration crisis from experts of the field while you will also gain an opportunity to develop your speaking skills and learn to argue along the techniques of the British Parliamentary Debate style.
It is more than just study! Enjoy the great social programs including concerts, trips to the countryside, karaoke party, sport contests, pub visiting, the best intercultural party and much more.

Course leader

Dr. István Tarrósy, PhD

Target group

The program is open to undergraduate and postdraduate students as well.

Course aim

Our unique Debate Academy Summer School will use a mixed methodology – you will learn about the migration crisis from experts of the field while you will also gain an opportunity to develop your speaking skills and learn to argue along the techniques of the British Parliamentary Debate style.
The Debate Academy Summer School will develop your critical thinking, your communication skills as well as your ability to analyze and understand the world around us. It will also give you the opportunity to make friends and have fun in a very welcoming international environment.
Please find more details about the Pécs Debate Academy 2016 Summer School on our website:
http://pecsdebateacademy.eu

The Pecs Debate Academy - started in 2013 based on the 17-year experience of the International Culture Week in Pecs (ICWiP) - is a unique regional summer university initiative of its kind in Hungary and the very first debate event in the Transdanubian region.

The University of Pécs, founded in 1367, is the oldest and one of the largest research universities of Hungary. With its ten schools and 20,000 students the University of Pécs is a truly international university which launched its first English-taught degree program more than 30 years ago. Today, the University of Pécs offers more than 50 degree programs and preparatory courses in English and German while the number of international students has reached 2,900.

Fee info

EUR 300: Early Bird fee : 300 EUR
Early bird deadline: 10 June
Regular fee: 350 EUR