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Subject(*Deadline extended: ~5pm, 12/21) Design Factory Global Network Delegate to Aalto Design Factory, Finland
Date2018-12-10
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*Deadline extended: ~5pm, 12/21

Design Factory Global Network Delegate to Aalto Design Factory, Finland

Supported by Social Impact Initiative for Global Creative Talent

The Design Factory Global Network(www.dfgn.org) is a community of universities and research centers disseminated among 21 countries aiming to set the way toward a new educational paradigm based on an inter-disciplinary approach to engineering, design and business.

During the program at the Aalto Design Factory(https://designfactory.aalto.fi/) the students selected to represent Design Factory Korea will participate in a week-long intensive workshop which will provide the hands-on experience of the Design Factory concept and its educational philosophy. The students will engage in cultural activities and industry visits during the trip as well.

Time: January 26(Sat) - February 3(Sat), 2018

Venue: Aalto Design Factory, Finland

Participants Number: 9 students.

Comprehensive Delegation Costs: 800,000 won/student

 

Eligibility

The program is open to Techno-Art Division and Integrated Social Sciences Division students in the Social Innovator Certificate Program.

* Students who are in their final semester are not eligible.

(Register to the Social Innovator Certificate Program now at: https://uic.yonsei.ac.kr/ycsi/connect.asp?act=view&mid=n05%5F01&cmid=n05%5F01&bid=4&sOpt=&pact=&hSel=&hYear=&page=2&keyword=&uid=&idx=91&ddx=0&sdx=0)

 * Non ISSD/TAD students in the Social Innovator Certificate Program can apply as well should they fulfill the following requirements.

(1)  HASS students who are to join a TAD or ISSD major must sign and submit a pledge (attachment 2) vowing to major in ISSD or TAD, the violation of this pledge resulting in the student returning all funds used by the Yonsei Center for Social Innovation in supporting the student’s travels and activities abroad.

 (2)  UD/ASD/ISED students must be double-majoring in a TAD/ISSD major, provide proof of the double major from the Yonsei Portal, and sign a pledge (attachment 3) vowing to finish the double major, failure of which resulting in student returning all funds used by the Yonsei Center for Social Innovation in supporting the student’s travels and activities abroad.

 

Application

One of the best parts of this trip is that much of the costs of the program are subsidized by Social Impact Initiative for Global Creative Talent.

Please send your resume and attached application form to designfactorykorea@yonsei.ac.kr by Dec 19th.

Results will be individually notified by Dec 24th.

 

Selection Criteria

The applicant should have strong interest in social innovation and problem solving activities.

Good communication skills and the ability to work in a team are also crucial.

 

Contact

For more information, please contact Yonsei Center for Social Innovation, at ycsi_pr@yonsei.ac.kr (032-749-3100) or Design Factory Korea, at designfactorykorea@yonsei.ac.kr (032-749-3707).

 

About Social Impact Initiative for Global Creative Talent

Funded by University for Creative Korea, the Social Impact Initiative for Global Creative Talent (SIIGCT) aims to foster social innovators by providing diverse curricular and extra-curricular programs within Techno-Art Division and Integrated Social Sciences Division at Underwood International College.

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