This stream targets students who want to build leadership skills or are thinking of taking various leadership positions within their school community or future career. Through practical workshops led by professional practitioners, students will explore what it means to be a leader, why they want to be a leader, and how they might effectively lead a team using different leadership styles. Furthermore, students will take a challenging and rewarding journey that focuses on building self confidence and enhances their communication skills by working in small teams and preparing a leadership presentation to the entire group by the end of the week. This stream provides students with the opportunity to explore self motivation, accountability, and being empathetic towards others. Students will also reflect and examine their own values and strengths and understand how to create their own personal branding in order to shape themselves and their future careers. By the end of the week, students will have learnt tips, tools, and tricks on how to work effectively in a group and how to acquire leadership skills that they can utilise within their local community. Skills that essentially can be used for life!
|DATES||08 July – 15 July 2018
25 Nov – 02 Dec 2018
|AGE REQUIREMENTS||14 – 17|
|FEE||AUD 1,950 / week|
|REMARKS||The Young Leaders Program, offered at Trinity College, the University of Melbourne, provides students aged between 14 and 17 the opportunity to broaden their outlook on learning and study, to be inspired, to increase their confidence, to practice leadership skills and to consider their future directions. Each year more than 300 students from all around the world participate in this life-changing residential program. The opportunity to live on campus and participate in lectures and workshops at Trinity College and the University of Melbourne with other like-minded young leaders from around the world provides students a unique international experience.|