This is an in-depth online programme for activists, organizers and volunteers committed to social transformation. It provides training for those wanting to become more effective change agents. The six courses are taken online but with additional live input, and courses can be taken flexibly according to your needs.
The Freire Institute is an organization for transformative community-based learning. In our programmes your own knowledge and life experience becomes the raw material for education. We develop tools and approaches based on the work of Brazilian educator Paulo Freire, whose work has inspired many social movements and educational programmes around the world.
Courses Included with Purchase
Paulo Freire and Critical Pedagogy (2017-18)
Education for Social Change
Communities and Conflict
Mobilizing Communities for Change
Work and the Social Economy
Human Needs and Resources
Culture, Ideology and Belief
Values, Ideas and Beliefs
Power, Policy and Politics
Analysis of Power and Decision-Making
Globalization and Change
Charts of a New World
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Frequently Asked Questions
When does the programme start and finish?
There are no fixed dates and the programme starts when you sign up. Each course is a self-paced online course with one session opening up each week. You could finish a course in as little as three months or take up to a year. In addition to the core content, you also have the opportunity to attend occasional live webinars.
How long do I have access to the course?
After enrolling, you have unlimited access to the courses in this programme for at least 3 years - across any and all devices you own. We may extend this period on request, subject to our discretion.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.
This course is not currently open for enrollment