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​​​​​​​​​​Global Service Learning (June/July)​

​GSL is an acronym for Global Service Learning. It is a reading and writing intensive, experiential learning, trans- disciplinary course. 

The course has theoretical and practical components aimed at enabling social impact and transformation. It is a collaborative venture with local schools and non-profit organisations, located in historically disadvantaged communities and it provides a valuable means of promoting internationalisation.

Date of Programme: 21 June – 18 July 2024

Please note: All summer school students follow the course – Introduction to South Africa's Political History – in the first week (24 – 28 June 2024). After the first week the summer school group splits up into the different academic programmes.

Academic Weight: 8 US Credits / 16 ECTS Credits

(Optional Top up of 1 US/2 ECTS Credits available)

Language: English

Requirements: Minimum GPA Requirement of 2.8

Since students will be working with children – students are legally required to provide an up to date police clearance.