Spring Semester 2020 – 21

The School of Primary Education – Faculty of Education of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki offers the Course “Displacement and Emplacement in Education” during the Spring Semester of the 2020 – 21 Academic year.

The Course is open to all incoming Erasmus+ students at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki.

General Objectives of the Course

By the end of the course the students are expected to:

a) Understand the conceptual framework of place and displacement, highlighting the existence of different types of displacement in dialogue with education.

b) Engage the students into the discursive constructions of displacement in terms of causes and consequences.

c) Reveal different ways of resisting displacement in education and to explore transformative ways for raising awareness and advocacy.

Course Timeline

Week Date Topic Lecturer
1 17/02/2021 Introductory Lesson E. Kouimtzi
2 24/02/2021 Identity in the Classroom E. Kouimtzi
3 03/03/2021 Identity in the Classroom – Project E. Kouimtzi
4 10/03/2021 Identity in the Classroom / Systemic Approach E. Kouimtzi
5 17/03/2021 Identity in the Classroom / Systemic Approach – Project E. Kouimtzi
6 24/03/2021 Intercultural Education D. Zachos
7 31/03/2021 Culturally Relevant Teaching D. Zachos
8 07/04/2021 Culturally Relevant Teaching D. Zachos
9 14/04/2021 Immigration in Europe D. Zachos
10 21/04/2021 Immigrant’s Education D. Zachos
  28/04/2021 – 05/05/2021 Easter Holidays  
11 12/05/2021 Racism in Education D. Zachos
12 19/05/2021 Study week  
13 26/05/2021 Essay Presentation E. Kouimtzi

Course Description