May 1, 2013, 16.00-18.30
Institute of Cultural Studies, Tbilisi State University
Meeting of the team Culturally Specific Materials for Georgia
Participants: Nino Chikovani, Ketevan Kakitelashvili (TSU), David Malazonia (ISU), Tamar Shinjiashvili (Sokhumi State University), Rusudan Pipia (Sokhumi State University).
Participants of the meeting presented their topics (parts of the joint syllabus) as agreed on April 12. Other topics prepared and sent by the team members who were not able to attend the meeting were discussed as well.
General format for bibliography was agreed and sent to the team members. Taking into consideration the fact that 1) the time for presenting each multiethnic/multicultural region during the teaching process is limited, and 2) the format should be similar in each case, the standard was agreed and sent to the team members working on Samtskhe-Javakheti, Abhazia and Shida Kartli regions.
Final versions of the topics – to be sent to Nino Chikovani by May 15.
Merging topics and finalizing the syllabus; sending the final version to the team members for remarks and suggestions – by May 25.
Finalizing methodological part of the syllabus – by June 1.
Translating syllabus into English – by June 15.
The time for the next meeting will be set later.