PERMACULTURE DESIGN COURSE, Samten Monastery, Rimbik, Darjeeling, India

(PDC) Permaculture Design Course
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The 72 hour PDC at Samtem Monastery follows the curriculum as laid out in Bill Mollison's Permaculture - A Designer's Manual. It covers subjects ranging from ethics and principles of permaculture, natural systems, aquaculture, sustainable design methods, patterns in nature, land restoration, water harvesting, grey water recycling, natural building, food forests and guilds, energy conservation, appropriate technology, renewable energy, urban permaculture and invisible structures.

The design course teaches how to develop sustainable human settlements, and how to extend and preserve natural systems. The content will be covered alternating between theoretical lectures and practical applications. The teaching style aims to run immersion courses that utilise the collective intelligence of the group with engaging participatory classes.

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12 October 2015 to 25 October 2015
George Christofis
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This course is open to offers from apprentice teachers wishing to gain teaching experience.

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