Programme

The participants of the Full-Immersion programme will receive:

  • Week 1 Online training:
    • Specifically designed to maximize transfer of knowledge in an online environment through
      • Self-paced learning materials
      • Interactive lectures with integrated gamification
      • Energizers
      • Regular Q&A-moments
    • Topics focused on key-components comprising the European project
      • The history of European integration and European politics
      • The EU’s legal order
      • Europe’s economic integration
      • The EU’s differentiated integration (enlargement and Brexit)
  • Week 2 & 3:  Onsite training in Bruges & Brussels
    • Study trip to the European institutions
    • General focus on internal (week 1) & external (week 2) policies of the European Union
    • Skills-oriented workshops
    • Tailoring of the programme through elective sessions
    • Panel debate with practitioners on current hot topic in European politics
    • Practical application of all skills-oriented workshops and knowledge in full-day simulation game

The participants of the Advanced Programme will receive:

  • Two weeks of onsite training in Bruges:
    • Opening session focusing on the current political regime and a workshop on the EU’s decision making-process
    • General focus on internal (week 1) & external (week 2) policies of the European Union
    • Skills-oriented workshops
    • Tailoring of the programme through elective sessions
    • Panel debate with practitioners on current hot topic in European politics
    • Practical application of all skills-oriented workshops and knowledge in full-day simulation game

The participants of the Booster programme will receive:

  • One week of onsite training in Bruges:
    • Opening session focusing on the ‘Conference on the future of Europe’
    • Focus on the headline ambitions highlighted in the Commission’s Work Programme 2022
    • Skills-oriented workshops
    • Panel debate with practitioners on current hot topic in European politics

All programmes are complemented by social activities to contribute to the networking component of the Seminar such as:

  • Welcome reception
  • Guided tour of Bruges
  • Shared lunches & dinners between participants
  • Farewell dinner

Please note that this course can be tailor made on demand for specific groups.

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