DIS provides opportunities for its students to ;
- show initiative
- demonstrate perseverance
- develop skills such as collaboration, problem solving and decision making.
These activities enable students to enhance their personal and interpersonal development by learning through experience.
It provides opportunities for self-determination and collaboration with others, fostering a sense of accomplishment and enjoyment from their work.
At the same time, these activities are an important counterbalance to the academic pressures.