Global Citizenship Programme (GCP)

The Global Citizenship Programme plays a pivotal role in fostering students to become global citizens who see the world as an interconnected set of systems; who seek to interact with and learn from people from diverse cultural backgrounds; who possess the attributes that will allow them to take advantage of the myriad of opportunities abroad; who develops an empathy for those whom they share the planet with and who are willing to take action to contribute to a just and sustainable world.

The scope of the GCP comprises the following domains:
  • Co-Curricular Activities
  • Adventure
  • Education
  • Chinese Language
  • Instructional Programme
  • Service Learning
  • Innovation and Enterprising
  • Student Leadership Development
Learning Outcomes

The Global Citizenship Programme aims to:
  • Develop in students an interest in local and global issues, especially cross-cultural issues within Singapore, as well as with ASEAN, Asian and other countries
  • Develop in students an understanding of Singapore’s relationships with Asean, Asia and the other parts of the world
  • Promote self-awareness, self-management and responsible decision-making in students
  • Provide a platform for students to embrace diversity and cultivate respect for all people
  • Develop stewardship and leadership by seeking ways to make positive changes to the world around them.
  • Provide a platform to develop talents of students in areas such as CCA, Service Learning, Leadership and Academic Domains. 
Source of Information: SST Prospectus 2011

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