※As of September 16th, U21 Headquarters announced the additional application to this program was closed due to popularity of the course among Waseda and other U21 member universities’ students.
※As of September 14th, the number of applications reaches 75 seats per U21 member universities equally available. However, U21 Headquarters will be looking to provide additional seats to Waseda applicants on a waiting list if there are unused seats from its other members.
Call for Students’ applications for 3 weeks online learning course ：U21 Global Citizenship
3週間短期オンラインコース 学生参加者募集のお知らせ：U21 Global Citizenshipコース
Universitas 21 (U21) is an international network of 27 leading research-intensive universities founded in 1997. Waseda University has been a member of Universitas21 Network from Japan and contributing a various U21 activities.
- U21 Global Citizenshipコースの概要/ Overview of course
The course is open to 2,000 students across the U21 global network of 27 universities, spanning 18 countries and 19 time zones. Throughout the programme participants will engage with and learn from students across the globe. Please note that this is provided by U21 and is Not a Waseda regular course. The three-week programme launches on Monday 5 October 2020. Each week requires a minimum of 3 hours of online learning that you can complete in your own time. In addition at the end of weeks 1 and 2 there are real-time, online reflection workshops, where you will draw on the learning from that week and engage in discussions with other students from across the globe. Successful completion of the programme and all activities will earn you the Global Citizenship micro-credential which you can display on your LinkedIn profile, demonstrating that you have developed the skills to tackle complex global issues and stand up as a leader.
- コース期間/Course dates
5th -23rd October 2020
What does the course involve more: https://universitas21.com/sites/default/files/2020-08/global_citizenship_course_guide_4.pdf
and it’s modules is available via the course guide.
- 申込期限/Application dates
Direct applications to U21 via Application form sated below by 30th September 2020, 5pm (BST) /1st October 1 am(JST)
Application form: https://fs29.formsite.com/ElJ7TU/bb9p3d9kv0/index.html
No cost to members or students, U21 are covering the full cost of this opportunity.
- 定員/Spaces available
Initially there are 75 spaces per member institution available. However, we are awarethat some institutions may see higher demand for spaces so U21 headquarters will operate waiting lists for institutions where students apply direct to U21 that surpass the original 75 space allocation.
Any regular undergraduate and postgraduate students
- 語学要件/Language Requirements
Ability to read, write, speak and listen fluently English is a must.
Please note that classes of the Fall Semester at Waseda University are given a priority. Therefore, you are expected to coordinate your time schedule following this policy when you join this U21 Global Citizenship program.
If you have any queries about the application process, please email mailto:[email protected]
It is also welcomed to contact U21 Waseda team([email protected]) if you want to ask U21 general information.