Community Development

Course: FAM1272

This course is part of the following part-time on campus and/or online program(s):

Community development emphasizes the worth of self-help, mutual support, the building up of community integration by developing the capacity for problem-solving, self-representation and promotion of collective action to bring a community's preferences to the attention of political decision-makers. The theory and practice of community work are related to contemporary social action movements or local and national organizations. Students develop a basic understanding of community organization while undertaking a fundraising project.

All sections for this course are in progress.