UKM-GSMP : Indigenous Communities of Malaysia
Why is this interesting for me?
You will learn about the way of life and transformation of indigenous communities in Malaysia.The course on Indigenous Communities of Malaysia is coordinated by the Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities, UKM. The course introduces participants to selected topics based on continuity and change of culture of the indigenous communities in Malaysia.
How long is the course?
Intermediate English Proficiency
Accommodations, Food, Course Materials, Field Trips, Transportation, Insurance, OTHERS
Please state the price inclusive for "OTHERS"?
Airport pick-up services
Introduce you to the study of the unique cultures of indigenous communities in Malaysia and related issues
Enable you to understand the communities history and recent marginalisation and the process of cultural transformation
Allow you to experience at first hand and document visually various cultural elements of a specific indigenous communities
Enhance your understanding of various forces that confront the traditions and culture of the indigenous communities.
What do I expect to learn?
You will learn about the unique culture, recent marginalization, the process of cultural transformation and the future of indigenous communities in Malaysia.
How do I experience learning?
Lectures, Site Visits, Field Trips/ Field Excursion, Study Tour, Discussions, Group Activities, Presentation, Demonstration, Case Studies, Homestay, Meeting with local communities, Reflective journaling, Outdoor Activities, Indoor Activities, Visits and interacting with local community
How am I assessed?
Presentations, Participation, Attendance, Homestay/ Field trips, Group work, Discussions, Daily discussion, Reflective journaling, Group performance
Is the certificate is awarded upon completion of the programme?
Note for students?
You will have an opportunity to build international friendships through 'buddy system' in which you ( as a visiting student) are partnered with local student from UKM
Call for action:
International Relations Centre (UKM Global)
Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia
Level 2 Chancellory UKM Bangi
43600 Selangor Malaysia
Tel: +603 8921 3271 / 4188/4188
Fax: +603 8925 4890