Students Learning with Communities

Practical Guidelines for Students:

We produced an information sheet for Students interested in getting involved, or are about to get involved in a Students Learning With Communities project, we hope that you will find it helpful.              ‌

 Information sheet for students

*Thanks to Sean O'Fearghail, DIT Engineering Lecturer for his contribution to this information sheet. 

Responsible Research & Innovation (RRI):

To learn more about Responsible Research & Innovation (RRI), please click here

Report on Community-Engaged Research in Ireland:

This report includes an introduction to the principles of Community-Engaged Research, a handbook on how to do engaged research, and a series of policy recommendations to support it. DIT staff contributed to this Campus Engage report, which includes DIT case studies - click here. 


Reflection as part of your learning experience:

If you are new to reflecting on your learning experience, below are some links to guide you in this:

  • You can access another link here to find out about your learning styles. 



  • The following may also be a useful guide of the type type of reflection activities ‌that you can do. They are based on work by Julie Hatcher, Robert Bringle and Diane Sloan.