An Introductory Guide to Service-Learning
Community-University partnerships for engaged learning through integrating classroom and community goals
This introductory guide is intended to inspire and direct academic staff at all levels of experience at RhodesUniversity who intend to design, implement and run service-learning courses. Here you will find helpful information about all aspects of service-learning: theoretical background concepts which underpin service-learning, ‘tips’ on how to implement theoretical concepts presented herein your courses, and practical information about forming partnerships with local community-based organisations. You will also find crucial information about further resources to draw on for support in developing and running service-learning courses.
- What is Service-Learning?
- Service Learning Booklet (Printable Full Document)
- Service-Learning Resource Site (Relevant academic papers, videos, and presentations)
Application For Funding
Rhodes University academics running Service-Learning & Community Engaged Learning courses can apply for funding through the Community Engagement Division.
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