Global Citizenship

Estimated cost: 0 - R500
Field Of Study: All
Department Name: Centre for Student Leadership and Structures

Objectives:

The Global Citizenship course is a co-curricular course offered by Stellenbosch University International (SUI) in cooperation with the Frederik van Zyl Slabbert Leadership institute. The course is spread over one semester and consists predominately of themed sessions introducing participants to different aspects of being a global citizen and engaging with various role players. It also focuses on intercultural competence through international exposure and interaction. Through the course, we aim to have students engage through the Integration Portfolio at SUI and bring international students into the Stellenbosch spaces. To develop a better understanding of what Global Citizenship entails.
To help create a global social awareness.
To enable students to actively take part as global citizens.
To contribute to developing well rounded class students/citizens.
To develop a skill set that will enable students to be role players in a globalised world.
To develop intercultural competence.
To link to the graduate attributes of SU.
To promote internationalisation@Home.

Entry Requirement: Advanced Certificates/Diploma/or Equivalent Qualification
Certificate Type: Competence
Duration: 6 months
Presentation Language: Afr/Eng
Contact Person Name: TC Overmeyer
Contact Person Email: toniaovermeyer@sun.ac.za
Contact Person Phone: (021) 808 3637
Latest Year Offered: 2017