University of Pretoria
30 June - 7 July 2019 in Johannesburg or Pretoria, South Africa

University of Pretoria (UP) would like to invite USRN students to join the UP Community-based Project Module Exchange Scheme 2019. They would like to invite five selected second-year students enrolled for Engineering / Built Environment / Information Technology to work with UP students of Community-based Project Module on their projects for a week (30 June - 7 July 2019) in and around Johannesburg or Pretoria, South Africa.

Through this module, students gain increased awareness of their social responsibilities as critical citizens and come to understand how they can employ their newly acquired knowledge for the improvement of the community they serve. Students must learn to work collaboratively in a multidisciplinary and multilingual environment, applying various life skills such as communication, interpersonal, technological and leadership skills. Through their projects, the students must become aware of and cultivate personal, social and cultural values.  Host families will be in either Pretoria or Johannesburg, and projects will take place in areas surrounding either Pretoria or Johannesburg.

For enquiries and application details, please write to Ms Etta Lai of the USRN at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. on or before 15 April 2019.


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