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International Summer School in Community Research

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International Summer School in Community Research


Methods for community research, action and change

                                                                                                                                1st Edition

 

 

The Italian Community Psychology Association (SIPCO) in collaboration with the European Community Psychology Association (ECPA) organizes the first edition of the International Summer School in Community Research, focusing on the theme “Methods for community research, action and change”.

The Summer School aims at providing students with a theoretical outline on Community Research Methods, as well as practical tools to conduct community research.

 

Purposes

  • Providing critical knowledge and skills of community research and action;
  • Providing training in designing, implementing and evaluating research projects, and in applying specific participatory research methods.

At the end of the Summer School students will reinforce autonomy in planning and leading a field community research and action.

 

Place and dates

July 13 – 17, 2015. The Summer School will take place in Florence, via di San Salvi 12. Lessons will be held at the Department of Education and Psychology from 9 am to 1 pm and from 2 pm to 6 pm (on Friday 17 the class will end at 4 pm).


Faculty

Some of the most renowned experts and well known international scholars in Community Research Methods will be involved in the Summer School: Caterina Arcidiacono (European Community Psychology Association, past president) Carolyn Kagan (Metropolitan Manchester University, United Kingdom), Manuel García Ramírez (University of Sevilla, Spain), Terri Mannarini (University of Salento, Italy), Raffaello Martini (MartiniAssociati, Italy).

 

Designated Lectures

“Psychological competencies in participatory action research” – Caterina Arcidiacono

“Participatory Action Research: Challenges and practical solutions “– Carolyn Kagan

“Advancing on research transformative methodology: The contribution of community psychology on designing and implementing equitable health policies” – Manuel García Ramírez

“Participatory methods and techniques for community action-research” – Terri Mannarini & Raffaello Martini
Preliminary program

 

Preliminary program

   9 am - 1 pm
2 - 6 pm
Monday 13

 (9-11 am)
Welcome and Introduction
Patrizia Meringolo,
President of SIPCO
Key note
“Psychological competencies in participatory action research”
Caterina Arcidiacono Past President of ECPA

(11 am. – 1 pm)
Participatory action-research
Carolyn Kagan,
Metropolitan Manchester University, United Kingdom

Participatory action-research
Carolyn Kagan,
Metropolitan Manchester University, United Kingdom

 Tuesday 14
Participatory action-research
Carolyn Kagan,
Metropolitan Manchester University, United Kingdom
Research transformative methodology
Manuel García Ramírez, University of Sevilla,  Spain
 Wednesday 15
Research transformative
methodology
Manuel García Ramírez,
University of Sevilla, Spain
Research transformative
methodology
Manuel García Ramírez,
University of Sevilla, Spain
 Thursday 16
Participatory methods and techniques for community action-research
Terri Mannarini,
University of Salento, Italy
& Raffaello Martini,
MartiniAssociati, Italy
Participatory methods and techniques for community action-research
Terri Mannarini,
University of Salento, Italy
& Raffaello Martini,
MartiniAssociati, Italy
 Friday 17
Participatory methods and techniques for community action-research
Terri Mannarini,
University of Salento, Italy
& Raffaello Martini,
MartiniAssociati, Italy
Closing session
(2-4 pm)
Patrizia Meringolo
President of the Italian Community Psychology Association,
University of Florence, Italy


 

Requirements and language

The Summer School in Methods for Community Research, Action and Change is addressed to psychology Ph.D. students, young researchers and young professionals with research experience in psychology.
A maximum of 30 participants will be admitted in the Summer School, which will start if a minimum of 20 participants will enroll. The language of the course is English.

 

Eligibility

Participants will be considered by their CV, qualifications and by their personal statement In addition, a good knowledge of the English language is required (B2 level), as well as a previous knowledge or experience of community research.

 

How to apply

Candidates are required to submit the application form, together with a personal statement and their curriculum vitae. All applications will be examined by a selection committee. Deadline for applications is May 18th, 2015.

 

Fee

  • Standard fee: 430 €
  • SIPCO and ECPA members’ fee: 330 €

Fees are due by May 31st 2015.

Course fees include the following: tuition, all course materials including reading materials, some social activities (social dinner), access to the structures of the Department of Education and Psychology, as well as to online services and resources (wireless).
Affordable accommodations are available nearby the Department of Education and Psychology. For fees and accommodations please contact labcom.toscana@gmail.com.

 

Application

More information on the application procedure and payment is available on SIPCO web page (http://www.sipco.it/formazione.php). Persons interested in participating in the Summer School should fill in the application form and submit to info@sipco.it the following:

     - curriculum vitae;
     - personal statement which provides additional evidence of your intellectual and creative achievement;
     - copy of a ID.

Application form 

 

Announcement

Two grants are now available in order to cover the fees for the International Summer School:

SIPCO grant

TRUST Sirigatti grant

 


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Italian version 


Link in italiano alle borse:

Borsa SIPCO

Borsa TRUST Sirigatti

 
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