No, but it would be nice if participants were able actively apply and pass on their knowledge for a few years after certification.
No, in-person attendance is required for the various modules so you must have a permanent place of residence in Germany
All modules are conducted in German so you have to assess for yourself whether your knowledge of German is sufficient to understand complex topics as well as participate in the course.
No, neither German nor EU citizenship is required.
Eligible for support are arts practitioners from various artistic fields (architecture, visual arts, design, film, photography, literature, media, music, performance, sound, theater, contemporary dance, circus, interdisciplinary fields, etc.)
● with preferably a university degree or equivalent knowledge
● with an appreciation for the importance of the arts and education for society
● with an interest in working with children and young people and their living environments
● with experience in cultural education and artistic practice
● who have the time and resources to dedicate to their own project work
● with German residence
● with sufficient German language skills to be able to follow the course
In Wolfenbüttel (Module 1–6 and Module 8) and in Kassel (Module 7).
The fellowship covers the elaboration and implementation of the concepts presented in the modules and immersion units in conjunction with German and international collaborative partners; material costs for the practice-based projects; individual coaching and mentoring; teaching and learning materials; as well as accommodation and meals in Wolfenbüttel and Kassel. In addition, a certificate recognized across Germany will be awarded at the conclusion of the program and the practice-based projects will be professionally promoted, distributed and published both in print and on a digital network platform.
You must attend at least seven modules in person.
It would be very beneficial if they did.
No, projects with and for any age group can be submitted.
Well-developed project concepts can also be submitted.
Yes, this is possible.
Image, text, sound, video—it is completely up to you.
Yes, the course is part-time. You are only required to attend the modules in person; all other coursework can be divided up in a way that best suits you.
We hope to be able to inform you of our decision by mid-March!
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