Community-Based Project Implementation

In this course, you will practice all that you’ve learned in your community project. Working closely with your instructor, tutors, others in your cohort, and any number of community supporters, you’ll work to implement the plan that you’ve made and see your community vision become a reality. Throughout, you’ll practice strategies for maintaining momentum and staying organized.

What will I learn?

You will explore these topics:

  • Walking the talk: completing your community project
  • Documenting and reflecting on the process
  • Strategy sessions
  • Project-specific skill building workshops

How will I learn?

  • Online instruction
  • Workshops
  • Case studies
  • Projects
  • Weekly reading and/or assignments
  • Group presentations

Who should take this course?

This course is for cohorts in rural Aboriginal communities who are interested in strengthening the skills they need to build leadership and capacities in their communities.

How will I be evaluated?

Evaluation is based on your active participation, attendance, and your personal learning journal, which you will work on throughout the certificate program. You will receive regular feedback from your instructor and community-based mentors.  At four points in the certificate program, both you and your instructor will complete a simple questionnaire about your learning process, participation, and contributions to the program.

Textbooks and learning materials

We will provide custom course materials.