2021-2022 Undergraduate Bulletin 
    
    Aug 12, 2022  
2021-2022 Undergraduate Bulletin [Archived Bulletin]

NPFT 3000 - Civic Engagement and Community Building


Goals: Fundamental to our democracy is the active involvement and public work of citizens. The nonprofit sector helps create and build our communities. At the center of public work is furthering the common good. Students explore how they and other citizens can be co-creators of their community and harness the skills and power of citizens through volunteerism.

Content: This course also explores how citizens can be at the center of solving problems and building community. How is it that ordinary people develop the skills, identities and confidence to be co-creators shaping the world in a democratic way?

Credits: 4