Darmasiswa is a non-degree scholarship program provided by the Indonesian government to all students
from foreign countries that have diplomatic relations with Indonesia to learn Bahasa Indonesia and
Indonesian culture. POLINEMA has run this program since 2013. Besides offering Bahasa Indonesia
lessons, our program also offers Indonesian arts, music, and crafts.

DRI Polinema Program has the following objectives:

  1. To promote, enhance and strengthen the interest of young people from various countries to
    learn Bahasa Indonesia, arts and culture. Further, it develops understanding and strengthen
    cooperation with various countries that have diplomatic relations with Indonesia,
  2. To increase tolerance and mutual respect for language, culture and art from other countries, and
  3. To develop insights and skills from various Indonesian cultures and arts.

Students of Darmasiswa POLINEMA

Foreign people of 35 year age limit, from a country that has diplomatic relations with Indonesia, possess
a high commitment to learning and adhere to the applicable regulations in Indonesia and the
universities where they study.

POLINEMA DRI Program

Arrival

Generally, Darmasiswa students arrival is in the end of August. The Planning and Cooperation of
Foreign Affairs/BPKLN then provides students orientation about academic and Indonesian culture in
general. This program normally is carried out for two days before the students start their studies at
their institutions.

POLINEMA Student Orientation

POLINEMA provides students orientation for five days:

Day 1: meeting with the Director, and Vice Directors of POLINEMA

Day 2-5: introduction to campus, introduction to city of Malang and finding accommodation/residence for students

Lectures

Lectures begin in the second week of September and end in June (a total of 10 months). At the
beginning of the lecture students will get complete information about:

  1. POLINEMA Darmasiswa Curriculum
  2. POLINEMA Academic Calendar
  3. Academic schedule of semester one and two
  4. Syllabus and RPS POLINEMA
  5. General rules of POLINEMA Darmasiswa students
  6. Student achievement test

Curriculum of POLINEMA Darmasiswa Program 2017

Semester 1

Course Code

Course

Total credit per week

 

Total Credit

Hour Per Week

Total Hour

Theory

Practice

Theory

Practice

DRI 17101

Grammar 1

2

1

3

2

1

3

DRI 17102

Reading 1

2

1

3

2

1

3

DRI 17103

Speaking 1

1

2

3

1

2

3

DRI 17104

Listening 1

1

2

3

1

2

3

DRI 17105

Batik

1

3

4

1

3

4

DRI 17106

Hand Craft

1

3

4

1

3

4

Total

 

8

12

20

8

12

20

Percentage

 

40%

60%

100%

40%

60%

100%

Semester 2

Course Code

Course

Total credit per week

 

Total Credit

Hour Per Week

Total Hour

Theory

Practice

Theory

Practice

DRI 17201

Grammar 2

2

1

3

2

1

3

DRI 17202

Reading 2

2

1

3

2

1

3

DRI 17203

Speaking 2

1

2

3

1

2

3

DRI 17204

Writing 1

1

3

4

1

2

3

DRI 17205

Topeng hand craft

1

3

4

1

3

4

DRI 17206

Wayang (shadow puppet)

1

2

3

1

2

3

DRI 17207

Tari (traditional dance)

1

3

4

1

3

4

Total

 

9

16

24

9

16

24

Percentage

 

40%

60%

100%

40%

60%

100%