Course DescriptionThis course will focus on building practice skills for working with diverse communities and engaging excluded groups in order to improve the well-being of their neighbourhoods and/or organizations. Students will learn to assess and understand the demographics of an area, the implications of these findings for guiding community outreach and engagement initiatives successfully, and how to develop and support implementation of an engagement plan with diverse communities and groups.
Sample Course OutlineDistance Course Outline (subject to change)
- Community Engagement, Leadership, and Development : Required Courses
- Family Supports and Community Engagement : Electives (select 1)
- Interdisciplinary Conflict Resolution and Team Building : Electives (select 1)