Engage Volunteers

Estimated cost: R501 - R1000
Field Of Study: community development, leadership, innovation
Department Name: Matie Community Service


The first part of the course will focus on understanding and engaging with international and national developmental frameworks as well understanding the impact of volunteerism.
2. The second part of the course will focus on the principles of community engagement, leadership and active citizenship.
3. The third part looks at the principle of project management and implementing a community project within the themes of Social Impact
4. The final part of the course will consist of an experiential session, an analysis of projects implemented in the Western Cape and a reflection on the experience.
5. Consequently, the main four themes of the course are Understanding development, the Impact of volunteerism, Exploring Leadership and Innovative project planning, which are seamlessly integrated throughout the course.

Entry Requirement: Grade 12/Matric Certificate
Certificate Type: Competence
Delivery Mode: Contact
Duration: 7 weeks
Presentation Language: English
Contact Person Name: RA Hector-Kannemeyer
Contact Person Email: reneehk@sun.ac.za
Contact Person Phone: (021) 8083641
Latest Year Offered: 2018