Industry study tour - Philippines

Location: Bulacan, Philippines
Dates: 17 Jan - 1 Feb 2019
Duration: 16 days
Cost: Approximately $2600 plus airfares, plus Visa (if applicable)
Funding: $3000 New Colombo Plan grants, OS-HELP loans and scholarships available (eligibility criteria will be outlined during information sessions)
Eligible students: All domestic and international undergraduates who will have attained 100 credit points by the end of 2018
Application process:

Provided during information sessions

Application deadline:

19 September 2018

Overview

Live and gain global exposure in the Philippines at the GK Enchanted Farm. Transformed from a wasteland, the Enchanted Farm is a thriving hub for social entrepreneurs committed to building businesses in partnership with the local community.

Gain hands-on experience supporting these social start-ups matched to your discipline. Explore the authentic Philippines with its people, culture and off-the-beaten track destinations.

Benefits

Participate in this industry study tour to:

  • gain course credit (12.5 credit points)
  • be part of a team and establish new networks
  • find solutions to complex problems
  • increase your cultural awareness and global experience
  • improve your adaptability and independence
  • gain recognition for Global Citizenship as part of the Swinburne Emerging Leaders Program.

Information sessions

Book in on SwinEmploy for an information session.

Session date Time Location
Wednesday 15 August 2018 11.30am - 12.30pm Hawthorn campus
Tuesday 21 August 2018 11.30am - 12.30pm Hawthorn campus
Wednesday 29 August 2018 11.30am - 12.30pm Hawthorn campus

Contact

For more information or to register your interest in this study tour, email globalcareers@swin.edu.au.