Congratulations for the smooth ending of an unprecedented academic year. You have demonstrated incredible grit and resilience to keep learning and thriving despite the constraints and hurdles caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. We simply cannot say enough how inspirational you are for positively and patiently adapting to virtual classes under difficult circumstances.
The support of your parents/guardians is equally important and we want to recognize the lengths they went through to ensure that you remain engaged in learning during these trying times. Thank you for your positivity and continued trust as we navigate through these first-time experiences.
As we approach … [Read more]
“BEFORE, DURING, and AFTER the Enhanced Community Quarantine (ECQ), mental health has been an aspect that practitioners need to attend to,” said Mr. Ruel Cajili, Southville College of Psychology Dean. The progressing crisis stipulates a permanent impact on our psychological state; an impact that healthcare professionals will further gauge. These experts and practitioners join forces to track the varying factors that will challenge their lifelong campaign to raise mental health as a fundamental requisite to overall wellness especially in times of global adversity, our battle against the COVID-19. Though, it’s the present moment that will be crucial to weighing triggers … [Read more]
While some Filipinos go abroad to further their studies, there is one family who returned to the Philippines expecting to get a world-class, relevant, and excellent education. After all, if expatriates and missionaries can entrust their children’s schooling to the Philippine educational system, why can’t balikbayans do the same in the comfort of their homeland?
“Upon arriving in Southville I had my doubts; doubts about moving to a foreign country, going to school all over again, the safety of my family and just starting over. As terrifying a decision as it was, my wife and I decided to take the … [Read more]
Gone are the days of passive learning when education was strictly teacher-centered and students heavily relied on pure lectures and direct instructions. Time and innovation have changed the course of the learning paradigm transforming one-way discussions into active learning, bridging teachers and students to achieve progressive education in the modern age. The 21st century has become more challenging for traditional educators who are honing a completely different generation – the millennials and Generation Z glued to the fascinating technological advancements of today’s era. Not to mention the game-changing consequence of the current pandemic transforming our old ways into the ‘call … [Read more]
Thank you for taking on the challenges of online learning head-on. As midterm exams just finished last week, please expect to see your grades in Pinnacle in the next two weeks (unless your midterm assessments were given an extension in submission). Please also note that next week (Holy Week) is not part of our Academic Calendar so no classes will be held at that time. You have the whole week off to rest, spend quality time with your family, and for self-reflection.
We are now on our Final Term and with the help of different online platforms, … [Read more]
Southville International School and Colleges announces a new addition to its college programs, the BS Industrial Management Engineering (IME). The institution has looked into the significance of this program that will cater to the needs of emerging companies that are highly technical in nature. Industrial Management Engineering is a high-end business program with a conjoined technical execution and business implementation ethos. In Southville, the program is tailored into a global context following the success of its CPA Boards, high TOEIC passing rates, transnational education partnerships, and the growing population of its MBA students who are mostly international industry executives. … [Read more]
Southville College of Multimedia Arts (MMA) recently celebrated its 15th year with an alumni homecoming and the first of a series of recognitions called the Monarchs Outstanding Media Practitioner award. This year, the accolade was given to renowned Filipino film director, Jose “Joey” Javier Reyes. This aims to recognize and celebrate significant contributions in the media industry and milestones achieved by the industry’s bests. “Direk Joey has been known in the media industry as a game changer and challenger. He loves changing the landscape of the industry through his films and works of art,” shared by Ms. Kristen … [Read more]
Southville BS Psychology, a PACUCOA Level lll accredited program, is launching the Online Distance Learning (ODL) for the undergraduate level. Online BS Psychology is attainable in four years. Through ODL, Southville aims to provide wider access to global quality higher education and offer alternatives to students who cannot adhere to the structure of regular schooling . It covers the areas: clinical, educational, and industrial that give holistic advantage to its graduates for immediate employment. Students can study in their own pace with flexible schedule and in their preferred environment. The coursework includes research output, article critiquing, online course reflection, … [Read more]
Emotional distress depicted as comorbid anxiety and depression, according to Arvidsdotter et al. (2015) is a pressing mental health problem that is usually undetected in a primary health care setting. Statistics show as of 2017, 3.29 million people in the Philippines are suffering from depression, with an equal amount of people suffering from anxiety (Mateo, 2017).
BSN students from Southville International School & Colleges, College of Nursing, Mariam P. Aburayyan, John Kenneth R. Chiang, Francine Beatrice L. Cruz, and Carl Lorenzo M. Estomo chose to investigate this major mental health concern within a specific age group of adolescents 16 to … [Read more]
Southville Psychology Division celebrates the conjoint success of the newly licensed psychometricians and psychologists from undergraduate and graduate levels. The BS Psychology (BSP) Division scored above the national passing rate which has further increased this year while the MA Psychology (MAP) Division debuted at a hundred passing rate attained by its pioneer graduates, class of 2019. MAP is one of the first set of graduate programs launched by Southville International School and Colleges (SISC) in 2017 attended by various professionals from different industries while the BSP Division has been maintaining its highly-rated board exam performance since 2016.
Marinela Paulino – … [Read more]