CHCH101-15S2 (C) Semester Two 2015

Rebuilding Christchurch - An Introduction to Community Engagement in Tertiary Studies

15 points
Details:
Start Date: Monday, 13 July 2015
End Date: Sunday, 15 November 2015
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Friday, 24 July 2015
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Friday, 9 October 2015

Description

In this course, students will integrate up to 30 hours of community service (completed as a whole class and individually) related to the Christchurch earthquakes, relevant academic content about post-disaster response and volunteerism, and guided reflection. This will provide students with an overview of how many different fields are contributing to our understanding of, response to, and mitigation of, earthquake hazards in the Christchurch area.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of CHCH101, students will be able to:

1. apply theory critically to analyse community engagement

2. evaluate the impact of their own community engagement experiences

3. demonstrate an understanding of the Principles of Protection, Partnership, and Participation of the Treaty of Waitangi with regard to community engagement in New Zealand

4. use a self-reflective approach to devising, developing, and presenting personally relevant assessment products

Course Coordinator / Lecturer

Billy O'Steen

Lecturer

Chris Jansen

Assessment

Assessment Due Date Percentage  Description
Completion of 6 Articulated Learning Statements (3 points each) and 1, 500 word Summary Reflection (15 points) 33% Learning Outcomes measured: 1. Apply theory critically to analyse community engagement 2. Evaluate the impact of their own community engagement experiences Due at the end of Week 7
Group Project Report 33% 3. Demonstrate an understanding of Principle Three of the Treaty of Waitangi with regard to community participation. 4. Use a self-reflective approach to devising, developing and presenting personally relevant assessment products
Healing Proposal - Due at the end of Semester 2 34% 3. Demonstrate an understanding of Principle Three of the Treaty of Waitangi with regard to community participation 4. Use a self-reflective approach to devising, developing and presenting personally relevant assessment products

Additional Course Outline Information

Assessment and grading system

Grading Scale
Grade    GPA Value        Marks
A+              9            90 – 100
A                8            85 – 89.99
A-               7            80 – 84.99
B+              6            75 – 79.99
B                5            70 – 74.99
B-               4            65 – 69.99
C+              3            60 – 64.99
C                2            55 – 59.99
C-               1            50 – 54.99
D                0            40 – 49.99
E               -1             0 – 39.99

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $697.00

International fee $2,913.00

* Fees include New Zealand GST and do not include any programme level discount or additional course related expenses.

Limited Entry Course

Maximum enrolment is 500

For further information see School of Educational Studies and Leadership.

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