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  • Locations: Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
  • Program Terms: Autumn, Summer
  • Restrictions: RMIT applicants only
  • Exchange Program (Semester/Year): scroll to the Program Description to apply.

    All Other Programs: once application cycle opens, use the "Apply Now" button that will appear in this section.
Dates / Deadlines:

Exchange Program (Semester/Year) applicants: Scroll down to the Program Description to view exchange application deadlines.

All other programs: There are currently no active application cycles for this program.
Key Experience Criteria
Key Experience Criteria
RMIT schools: Education Program type: Global Work
About your Experience
Malaysia
Program Details:
  • Program Manager: Josephine Ng
  • Program Dates: 11 - 26 May 2018
  • Availability: 17 places
The program promotes cross-cultural collaboration with mentor teachers, local pre-service teachers (where possible) and develops inter-cultural understanding in all participants including school students. The consortia bid includes embedded cultural programs, a teaching English as an Additional Language (EAL) module, inter-cultural awareness workshops that includes Bahasa Malay language learning. The practicum days contribute to the mandatory course requirement of 80 days professional experience that all Bachelor’s level students must complete to obtain their Victorian Teacher Registration.

Program Cost:
The approximate cost of this program is AU$1,500.
This cost includes the following:
  • Accommodation
  • Orientation
  • Cultural Program
  • Meetings
  • Placement
Additional Costs to Consider:
  • RMIT Tuition Fee
  • Travel Insurance (if applicable)
  • Personal Expenditure (eg. leisure activities)
    **Students are now covered by RMIT's travel insurance, although you may require additional coverage depending on your circumstances. For more information, please see here** 
Eligibility:
This program is only available to students enrolled in the Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood Education) or Bachelor of Education (Primary and Early Childhood Education).

Academic Credit:
  • Gain credits towards your degree by enrolling into:
    • TCHE2541 - Early Childhood Teacher as Researcher
    • TCHE2464 - Leadership in Early Childhood
Registration Process:
  1. Students who have been shortlisted should register through this page by 11 April.
  2. Complete the following questionnaires:
    • Outbound Student Mobility: General Information
    • Short Term Mobility: General Information
    • Short Term Mobility: Funding Options
Funding:
For the Autumn 2018 term, the following grants are available:
  • 17 x $3,000 New Colombo Plan Grants for eligible Australian citizens enrolled in a Bachelor/Bachelor Honours program. 
There may be alternative ways to fund your trip. Please check the Scholarships website and Global Experience website for funding options.
 


Exchange Program (Semester/Year): scroll to the Program Description to apply.

All Other Programs: once application cycle opens, use the "Apply Now" button that will appear in this section.