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Community-Based Participatory Research

Code: KDHE150
Apply this course towards: Knowledge Democracy in Higher Education

Course description

This course builds on 45 years of experience in scholarship and practice with professors Rajesh Tandon and Budd Hall, along with the contemporary insights of Olivia Andrade de Almeida, coordinator of the Knowledge for Change Mentor Training Programme. The course outlines principles of community-university engagement; the challenges of integrating community-university engagement into research, teaching and service in higher education institutions; reviewing institutional structures to support CUE; and sharing information on national policies supporting community-university engagement.

Learning objectives

  • Demonstrate a basic understanding of the discourse of community-based participatory research and its several similar approaches
  • Assess whether CBPR principles are being used in a research project
  • Explore ways to integrate CBPR into institutions of higher education

Certificate of Completion

This course can be taken either as a stand-alone learning opportunity or combined to receive a Knowledge Democracy in Higher Education Certificate of Completion. Each individual course in the series costs $150. However, learners committed to completing all five courses can take advantage of our discounted rate, which is applied to the final course in the series (KDHE150). Instead of paying $750 for all five modules, learners will pay $675.

If you have committed to completing all 5 courses in the Knowledge Democracy in Higher Education learning series and wish to receive a Certificate of Completion, you may register for KDHE150 at a discounted rate of $75. Please select the “Full Program” fee tab in the registration section below. 

If you wish to take this course as a stand-alone learning opportunity, the cost is $150. Please select the “Individual Course” fee tab below.

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Continuing Studies statement on use of educational technology

This course will require the use of Zoom and may use other education technology such as internet-based applications, cloud services, or social media. In order to complete this course you will be required to either consent to the disclosure of your personal information outside of Canada to enable use of these technologies, or work with the Division of Continuing Studies to explore other privacy protective options (such as using an alias or nickname).