TTC for ‘ISKCON Disciple Course’

Basic Information

Additional Information

Your Next-of-kin

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A Reference

We require a reference from your Temple President or other local authority. Once you have submitted your registration, we will send them our standard reference questionnaire by email. Please contact your authority separately, and let them know to expect this email. They should complete it and send by return email as soon as possible. Please note that you will not be able to begin your course unless we have received this reference.

Dates:

21.02.2018 - 22.02.2018

Service Charges:
Rs. 500

Aims

  • To familiarise students with the essential curriculum material of the ISKCON Disciple Course.
  • To equip the students with useful skills for teaching and assessing the ISKCON Disciple Course.
  • Help the students understand the importance of the ISKCON Disciple Course in shaping a healthy future for ISKCON.
  • Help the students to develop the appropriate understanding and attitudes in regards to the concepts of the ISKCON Disciple Course.

Objectives

Knowledge

  • The students will be aware of the appropriate time for taking the course and the preliminary qualifications of the students.
  • The students will be familiar with the course materials, including teachers’ lesson plans, slide presentations, student Handbook, student data forms and assessment sheets.
  • The students will be familiar with the course structure, conceptual flow and particularly how preliminary learning is consolidated in later lessons.

Skills

  • Students are able to use the lesson plans, handouts and presentations in their delivery.
  • Can demonstrate basic competency in facilitating experiential learning and whole class discussions.
  • Students can effectively facilitate the course assessment.
  • Students are equipped with skills to keep consistent records of students achievements.

Values

  • The students understand the importance of the fundamental philosophical concepts of the course specifically,
    – the position of the Founder Ācārya
    guru-tattva and its application within ISKCON
    – the role of the GBC and ISKCON authorities, and
    – cooperation within ISKCON.
  • Students will develop appropriate philosophical understanding and attitudes related to the concepts of the course.
  • The students appreciate the contribution the ISKCON Disciple Course makes toward ISKCON’s unity.
  • Students will understand the consequences of not providing the course at the appropriate time.