Curriculum

YIP is a full-day intensive program with a one-year curriculum.

Each week brings a new theoretical or artistic course, hosted by an international group of experienced course leaders. Explore the List of Course Leaders or view the schedule below.

 

Curriculum for YIP9 (2016–2017)

 

 

Date/Time Event
28 Aug
Week 34

YIP9 Opening

With YIP9 and extended community

Course
29 Aug - 02 Sep
Week 35

Introduction Week

With: YIP9 and the organising team

Course
05 Sep - 09 Sep
Week 36
Edgard Gouveia Jr's portrait

Playing for Change

With: Edgard Gouveia Jr.

Course
12 Sep - 16 Sep
Week 37

Place Making

With: Kiara Nagel

Course
19 Sep - 23 Sep
Week 38

The Art of Hosting

With: Rachel Derrah, Vishal Jodhani & others

Course
26 Sep - 30 Sep
Week 39

Technology

With: Nicanor Perlas

Open Course
03 Oct - 07 Oct
Week 40

Economy and Economics

With: Sarah Denie

Open Course
10 Oct - 14 Oct
Week 41

Sustainability and Complexity Theory

With: Eduardo Shimahara

Open Course
17 Oct - 21 Oct
Week 42

The Harvest, Food and Preservation

With: Oskar Rosengren

Open Course
24 Oct - 28 Oct
Week 43

Our Outer and Inner Woods and Water

With: Li An Phoa and Christianne Sinoo

Open Course
31 Oct - 04 Nov
Week 44

Autumn Break

Holiday
07 Nov - 11 Nov
Week 45

Study of Man

With: Marcel de Leuw

Open Course
14 Nov - 18 Nov
Week 46

Biography Week

With: Annie Meijer

Course
21 Nov - 02 Dec
Week 47

Portrait Painting

With: Rachel Miller
Note: two week afternoon course

Open Course
28 Nov - 02 Dec
Week 48
Marja de Vries

The Whole Elephant Revealed & Societies in Balance

With: Marja de Vries

Course
05 Dec - 09 Dec
Week 49

Storytelling

With: Roi Gal-Or

Course
12 Dec - 16 Dec
Week 50

Internship Preparation Week

With: Organising Team

Course
19 Dec - 20 Dec
Week 51

Midterm Personal Initiative Presentation

Course
21 Dec - 06 Jan
Week 51

Winter Break

Holiday
09 Jan - 10 Feb
Week 02

International Internships

ClasstoomAlive LosAngeles City

Course
13 Feb - 17 Feb
Week 07

Arrival Week International Internships

Traveling back from the internships to Järna, landing back home.

Course
20 Feb - 24 Feb
Week 08

Internship Presentations

With: extended community

Community
27 Feb - 03 Mar
Week 09

Holiday

Holiday
06 Mar - 10 Mar
Week 10

Slava Theater

With: Viktoria Siwek

Course
13 Mar - 17 Mar
Week 11

Walk Out Walk On (TBC)

Course
20 Mar - 24 Mar
Week 12

TBC

Course
27 Mar - 07 Apr
Week 13

Initiative Forum Prep Weeks

Course
10 Apr - 14 Apr
Week 15

Initiative Forum

Exact dates to be announced

Open Course