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
オンデマンド授業だけでなく、U21加盟校の参加学生と共に学ぶリアルタイム講義が組み合わされたコース内容です。このコースはU21から提供されているもので、本学の正規科目ではありません。U21 is offering an online, international opportunity for students around the world this October. Universitas 21 Global Citizens is an online leadership development programme, delivered by Common Purpose, a global not-for-profit organisation that specializes in Cross-Boundary Leadership. Participants will develop ideas together, across borders and time zones, honing skills needed to thrive in the 21st century whilst tackling some of the world’s most pressing problems, outlined in Sustainable Development goals Hear from previous participants on our website.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.Successful completion of the programme and all activities will earn you the Global Citizens 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.・Global Citizenship Guide
https://universitas21.com/sites/default/files/2021-08/Global%20Citizens%20Guide.pdf・Find out more about the U21 Global Citizens Programme
- コース期間/Course dates
Monday, 4 October, 2021 – Friday, 22 October, 2021
The three-week programme launches on Monday 4 October. Each week requires a minimum of 3 hours of online learning that you can complete in your own time. In addition during 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.
- 申込期限/Application dates
Direct applications to U21 via Application form below by 24 September 2021, 5pm (GMT) /25 September 2 am(JST)Application form:
No cost to members or students, U21 are covering the full cost of this opportunity.
- 定員/Spaces available
75 spaces per member institution are available.
・ Any regular undergraduate and postgraduate students
・ All applicants must be over the age of 18 at the time of the course start date.
Please note students who have previous completed U21 Global Citizenship (Oct 2020, April 2021) will not be eligible to take part again.
- 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.
This is a non-credit program and not a Waseda regular course. 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.