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Past Initiatives 

June-August 2018:

  1. Service-Learning Experience at Shantou University, China
  2. Community Outreach Programme (International Service-Learning Programme) organised by Institute for Research and Community Outreach, Petra Christian University.

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Service-Learning (S-L) Experience at Shantou University,

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China is a 10-day course offered by the Shantou University Office of Service Learning in the Summer Semester. Each course consists of 16-hours of in-class lessons and 32-hours of community engagement. In 2017, four SUSS students enrolled in the courses Photography at Ancient Village and Caring for Children with Special Learning Needs.

Other information:

  • All courses will be conducted in Mandarin. Students with a good command of the Chinese language (both spoken and written) are encouraged to participate
  • Accommodation: dormitory at STU
  • Self-paid airfare, travel insurance, accommodation and other travel expenses (estimated cost $1200)

The announcement of course offerings for the 2018 Summer Semester will be published in mid-May. Please indicate your interest with us if you are keen to participate.

Sign up here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSf-gqsEvOmm_tkAqcelxIAgtTcRHFPQrJAwK_pJx1CQSkCkkw/viewform

 

Community Outreach Programme (COP) 2018 with Petra Christian University

Service-Learning Experience 

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– Community Outreach Program (COP) 2018 with Petra Christian University

The Community Outreach Program (COP) is an inter-disciplinary educational activity that provides students of diverse nationalities from Petra’s international partner universities with a learning experience of living in the local community to respond to the actual social life and assist with community development issues.

All students are divided into several teams consisting of different nationalities.  Each team will be placed in different villages and experience living like villagers.

Tentative dates
Mojokerto, East Java: 16 July – 9 August 2018 (3 weeks)
Kupang, NTT: 26 July – 9 August 2018 (2 weeks)
(As students will miss classes in Term 1 Week 1, students will need to apply for Leave of Absence (if applicable).

Registration Fee: USD 450
Self-paid airfare, travel insurance, Travel Clinic Consultation, Vaccination (if applicable): (estimated cost $900)

Sign up here to indicate your interest: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSflFT68-dSJOuYO_n5aICKpiTxtE16M-d-QJwEty7RqCa8haQ/viewform

 

Please stay tune for more updates!

 

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