Engagement Strategies for Community Development EDUC1064
- Academic Session: 2019-20
- School: School of Education
- Credits: 20
- Level: Level 1 (SCQF level 7)
- Typically Offered: Semester 1
- Available to Visiting Students: Yes
- Available to Erasmus Students: Yes
This course facilitates students to explore the importance of relationships, conflict resolution and building trust and rapport. It explores group work theory, what influences and shapes group development; it also provides students with the capacity to engage innovatively with individuals and groups.
6 weekly meetings of 4 hours
Requirements of Entry
1 - Essay 100%
(100% assignment on this course as it runs over an intensive week block)
The course aims to:
Explore group work theory and practice and provide students with an understanding of innovative engagement strategies for working with both individuals and groups.
Intended Learning Outcomes of Course
1 - Illustrate different forms of engagement strategies with individuals and groups.
2 - Understand and utilise theories of participation and engagement
3- Explore conflict and potential ways to resolve this
4 - Present work according to academic conventions
Minimum Requirement for Award of Credits
Each element of the course assessment must be passed