There are some attractive opportunities available to students who want to gain some international experience which counts towards their Development Studies undergraduate major or graduate program.
Opportunities for undergraduate students
ACICIS Development Studies Immersion Program - a full semester in Yogjakarta (Indonesia).
Opportunities for graduate students
ACICIS Development Studies Professional Practicum - a 6 week intensive summer school in Jakarta (Indonesia), 30 December 2011 to 10 February 2012.
DSPP participants 2010: Hannah Skehan, Alex Hargrave & Rachel Creek
All of the 2010 participants judged the DSPP 'excellent'.
INU student seminar and INU intensive summer school on Global Citizenship (August)
The International Network of Universities (INU) will host both the INU Student Seminar and INU Summer School in Hiroshima Japan, early August 2011. Flinders is a strategic member of this network.
INU Student Seminar, hosted at Hiroshima University, aims to allow students from the INU universities to learn about the concept of global citizenship, and specifically humanitarian intervention, through discussions, workshops and cultural activities. For further details contact: Student Program Advisor, Jacqui Forte, ph: 8201 3513.
Masters Summer School on Global Citizenship will be held in Hiroshima, August 2011. This program aims to allow students at master level from the INU universities to explore the theoretical and practical dimensions of the concept of global citizenship, by investigating the political, ethical, legal and economic implications. It also aims to develop a critical appreciation on a range of issues – human rights, migration, security, humanitarian intervention and gender, and encourage a deeper understanding of the concept of global citizenship. For further details contact: Jacqui Forte, 8201 3513.
INU student seminar participants 2009
Pictured from L-R: Maria Dominika Meo Maghi, Yasuyu Shomomura, A/P Andrew O'Neill [Convenor], Ema Muliatera