SINGAPORE DISCOVERY CENTRE / PROGRAMMES & TOURS​/ Primary School PROGRAMMES​

National Education (NE) Ambassador Gallery Docent Track (Gold)

Promoting NE through conducting research, developing spiels and guiding chosen exhibits.

Programme Details

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

  1. Be a persuasive NE advocate
  2. Build self-confidence in order to be effective NE Ambassadors
  3. Hone presentation skills to develop an engaging spiel for guided tour/s

The programme aims to promote NE through conducting research and developing spiels for guiding selected exhibit/s. It aims to take students to a higher level of proficiency in guiding. It provides them with an opportunity to inspire.

*Schools will be given a choice of the following:

1. SDC Docent (guiding of the Permanent Exhibits Gallery at SDC)
2. School Docent (guiding of the exhibits in their school’s gallery) 

Session 1 - Briefing Session and Individual Research [1 Hr]

Revisit the fundamentals of being gallery docents and be assigned an exhibit or an area of focus. Students will be required to do individual research and write a spiel based on their exhibit/s.

Session 2 - Pre-Assessment Individual Conference [2 Hrs]

Students will receive additional support in the preparation for the Gold Badge final assessment. In this pre-assessment session (one-on-one conference), SDC facilitators will provide feedback and check for content accuracy and NE relevance in the students’ spiel.

Session 3 - Final Assessment Guiding Session [3 Hrs]

Students will be individually assessed on their guiding of their assigned exhibit/s or area of focus.

For enquiries and/or booking of educational programmes, please contact:

North & West Zones

Ariel Ong (Ms), Asst. Account Manager
Tel: (65) 9362 9675
Email: [email protected]

South & East Zones

Rick Lee (Mr), Asst. Account Manager
Tel: (65) 9693 4955
Email: [email protected]

Or email us at [email protected], our Education programme specialist will contact you shortly.