Service Learning (SL) or Aprenentatge Servei (ApS)

Service Learning is an educational method whereby students are trained through participation in a project aimed at solving a real need in a community and thereby improving people’s living conditions or the quality of the environment.

1. Service Learning is:

  • A social responsibility of the university
  • An educational proposal

2. A project must be designed

  • In which learning is related to:
  • The academic curriculum
  • The development of personal skills
  • A community service

3. Involving:

  • The identification of a need
  • A plan to resolve it
  • A thinking process

4. Essential ingredients:

  • A social need
  • An organisation
  • A subject (all or part)

Download the Service Learning brochure here (in Catalan)

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