Not currently available in 2021
Introduces students to the fundamentals of community engagement and the practical application of engagement methods in a professional context. The unit examines design of engagement programs, principles of program delivery, engagement methods and techniques and evaluation in a land use planning context. This unit includes a community engaged learning component to support the development of practical skills for professional application.
Topic 1: Community Engagement Theory.
Topic 2: Community Engagement and Decision Making in Planning.
Topic 3: Program Design and Principles.
Topic 4: Community Engagement Techniques and Their Application.
Topic 5: Evaluation and Interpreting Outputs and Feedback.
Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.
|On completion of this unit, students should be able to:||GA1||GA2||GA3||GA4||GA5||GA6||GA7|
|1||demonstrate an understanding of the principles of sound community engagement||Knowledge of a discipline|
|2||apply community engagement principles and processes within a land use planning context||Ethical practice||Cultural competence|
|3||design, implement and evaluate a community engagement program with multiple elements||Creativity||Communication and social skills|
|4||interpret and critically evaluate information and feedback received as a result of community engagement activities.||Intellectual rigour||Lifelong learning|
On completion of this unit, students should be able to:
- demonstrate an understanding of the principles of sound community engagement
- GA4: Knowledge of a discipline
- apply community engagement principles and processes within a land use planning context
- GA3: Ethical practice
- GA7: Cultural competence
- design, implement and evaluate a community engagement program with multiple elements
- GA2: Creativity
- GA6: Communication and social skills
- interpret and critically evaluate information and feedback received as a result of community engagement activities.
- GA1: Intellectual rigour
- GA5: Lifelong learning
Teaching and assessment
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