|1.||Articulate the role of community theory and the importance of local area in developing inclusive communities in changing societies;|
|2.||Analyse and assess the importance of space, planning, and design in developing community space;|
|3.||Explain the role of sport and active recreation facilities/spaces in enhancing the robustness or cohesion of a community;|
|4.||Review and assess a planned local community; and|
|5.||Apply needs analysis theory in providing community facilities.|
|Assignment||Field trip to a planned local community and written report (approx 750 word equiv)||25%|
|Report||Analytical report of a community initiative (Groups of 2, approx 1500 word equiv)||35%|
|Presentation||Group presentation with written report (Groups of 4, 20 minutes presentation)||40%|
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