Now more than ever, people are seeking ways to affect change in their communities — both locally and around the world. This course is for anyone — from novices to experienced practitioners — who wants to work more effectively with community members and organizations, including through, but not limited to:
social change projects
community service and learning
education and work abroad
traditional and community-based participatory research
Prepare in advance or take this course simultaneously to get the most out of your experience by engaging with communities ethically, respectfully, and sustainably.
Developed by a highly interdisciplinary team of U-Mcontent experts and faculty, this course is designed to be both engaging and challenging, offering an accessible entry into foundational topics as well as a jumping off point to pursue work and further learning in effective community engagement. It is also a toolkit and a roadmap that offers concrete takeaways and resources for working effectively with communities.
Throughout the course, you’ll learn from experienced U-M students, faculty, and staff and local community partners, and you’ll have many opportunities to try out and apply the principles and concepts you’re learning.
No prior community engagement experience necessary.
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I'm happy about the course ,im learning more in this course & looking forward to growing within this field of study
Marofa Jan completed this course.
I have experienced a great joy which working with community, ot has provided me an opportunity to serve the community at local level. It boosted my insight and experience, i have learned a lot while working with community members. I'm trying my best to highlight and resolve their issues.
I want to learn this course, community engagement at certificate level frist.iam a good in communication with the results working with the community people