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Types of Service Projects

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Course-Based Service Activities

One way to think about service projects is to describe ways in which service-learning experiences have been organized in the classroom:

(Excerpted from Heffernan, Kerrissa. Fundamentals of Service-Learning Course Construction. RI: Campus Compact, 2001, pp. 2-7, 9)

Categories of Service Activity

While service project experiences can be as varied as their designers, it is often helpful to think of the service projects as one of three basic categories: direct service, indirect service, and research and advocacy.

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