Updated: Mar 7, 2019
UTHM Summer Mobility Programmes (Escape the Ordinary)
Why is this interesting for me?
Opportunity to learn and experience the local culture while gaining insights on how the academic world contributes to the society and the environment.
June, July, August
How long is the course?
The programs are fully conducted in English. However, participants are introduced to Bahasa Melayu and local dialects over the duration of the course.
USD 650 per pax (minimum 10 pax)
Accommodations, Food, Course Materials, Field Trips, Community Projects, Transportation, Permit Fees, Insurance, OTHERS
Please state the price inclusive for "OTHERS"?
Depending on mutual agreements
To enhance personal skills, confidence and character building among participants through various workshops and customized activities where life-long learning values are emphasized
To offer a unique atmosphere that promotes teamworking effort and collective responsibility among participants
To enrich experience through cultural exchange and exhibit Malaysia as a country that are rich in diversity within its society and geographical landscape
To stimulate interest towards engineering, science and technology as a preferred option for higher education and career path
What do I expect to learn?
Interpersonal and leadership skills
Local culture, tradition, language
Life-long learning and character building values
How do I experience learning?
Lectures, Site Visits, Field Trips/ Field Excursion, Study Tour, Discussions, Group Activities, Presentation, Demonstration, Practicals, Case Studies, Outings, Role Play, Video Viewing, Video Review, Video-based Case Studies, Homestay, Visit to fruit orchards, Laboratory Studies, Lab Practices, Jungle trekking, Meeting with local communities, Seminar, Tutorial, Workshops, Exposure to traditional theatre performance, Involve in games and theatre productions, Reading and writing workshops, Projects, Hand-in skills, Screening of Malay Films, Sketches and photography exercises, Competitions, Tought classes, Problem Solving, Community Service, Active Learning, Mentoring, Debate, Hands-on Workshop, Outdoor Activities, Indoor Activities, Face to face interaction, Games and peer discussion, Interactive courseware, Leadership Forum, Visits and interacting with local community, Educational Tours, Management games, Language Game, LAB/ Studio, Computing task-based activities
How am I assessed?
Presentations, Assignment, Participation, Attendance, Written assignment, Continuous assignment, Report, Video, Homestay/ Field trips, Final outing, Individual task, Skill test, Report field observations, Quizzes, Group work, Concert presentations test, Report, Questionnaires, Group discussions, Role play, Daily discussion, Group project, Group presentations practical, Report writing, Class perticipation, Written assignment, Group role-play, Short documentary project, Group performance, Photographs, Final short project
Is the certificate is awarded upon completion of the programme?
Note for students?
To apply, candidates are required to fill in the application form, and return it by Email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The application form (in MS Word or PDF format) can be accessed through the UTHM International Office web page: http://io.uthm.edu.my/uthmv1/index.php/international-mobility/student-international-mobility/inbound-mobility-programs
Call for action:
Dr. Shahmir Hayyan bin Sanusi
International Office, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia (UTHM) 86400 Parit Raja Johor, Malaysia
Tel:+607 453 8513 / +607 453 8513 / +607 453 8514