|1.||Explore the theories that underpin community development practice at a local and global level|
|2.||Develop an understanding of models of community development practice within a local and global context|
|3.||Analyse specific scenarios or situations; and apply appropriate community development models and approaches|
|Assignment||Brief written piece, in the form of a personal reflection, on the meaning and importance of community (500 words).||20%|
|Portfolio||Submission of four (of five) class exercises, of 300 words equivalent each, to be held in Seminars 4 to 8.||50%|
|Presentation||Group presentation to undertake a critical analysis of a community development project presented in a teacher approved format.||30%|
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