Course DescriptionThis course provides a view of the Canadian voluntary sector and its organizations, as well as an introduction to concepts and issues related to the practice of fund development. This comprehensive overview also acts as a knowledge base for subsequent, in-depth study of the various aspects of fund development. The concept of philanthropy and various fund development approaches will be explored.
Sample Course OutlineDistance Course Outline (subject to change)
This course is fully online and asynchronous, meaning you typically will not have to be online at specific times. You will engage in course-related activities through online tools such as announcements, discussions, and email. Your course learning will be based on weekly module content and activities that you can go through independently. Note: there are still deadlines for assignment submissions, and you may be expected to participate in discussion board interactions with your peers on a regular basis.
Your instructor may also include occasional scheduled sessions for Q&As and other discussion activities, using web conferencing tools such as Zoom and Google Meet. More details will be included in your course outline available on the first day of class.
- Community Engagement, Leadership, and Development : Electives (select 2)
- Fundraising Management : Required Courses
- Interdisciplinary Studies: Interdisciplinary Program Management : Electives (select 1)