Forum Theatre as a Method of Non-formal Learning
Course code
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Course title in Estonian
Foorumteater mitteformaalse õppe meetodina
Course title in English
Forum Theatre as a Method of Non-formal Learning
ECTS credits
Assessment form
lecturer of 2021/2022  Autumn semester
Gertha Teidla-Kunitsõn (language of instruction:English)
lecturer of 2021/2022  Spring semester
lecturer not assigned
Course aims
- To introduse forum theatre method and its’ possibilities for practice;
- apply non-formal learning in the form of forum theatre method in academic environment;
- create preconditions for students to apply forum theatre as a method of non-formal learning in the future.
Brief description of the course
An overview of forum theatre as a non-formal learning method, its’ peculiarities and possibilities for practice; link between forum theatre and non-formal learning. The usage of forum theatre as a non-formal learning method in different educational institutions and education types and with different target groups. Offering an opportunity for Erasmus studens and other students from curriculums of School of Educational Science to learn in English.
Learning outcomes in the course
Upon completing the course the student:
- knows the forum theatre method, its’ restrictions and possibilities for practice;
- understands non-formal learning in forum theatre;
- knows how to apply forum theatre method and techniques with different target groups as a non-formal learning method.
Gertha Teidla-Kunitsõn, MA