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The Six Models of Service-Learning

Whether creating a new course or reconstructing an existing course using service-learning, faculty should explore the appropriate model of service-learning. While one could argue that there are many models of service-learning, we feel that service-learning courses can basically be described in six categories:

After looking at these six models, you are encouraged to explore the syllabus database. We hope that, as you peruse these syllabi, the concepts you have just read about will help you to pick out what makes their structure worth emulating.

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-William F. Moeller, Director, Center for Civic Education and Service, Florida State University