New online CPD course in community engagement

The University of Edinburgh has launched a new online distance learning course in community engagement. Running from March to May 2017, the course seeks to:

  • Understand what is meant by community engagement
  • Uncover what lies behind this policy trend
  • Reveal the importance of engaging communities on their terms
  • Consider ways of researching the priorities of communities
  • Explore the importance of open forms of communication
  • Examine ways of offering expertise in non-authoritarian terms
  • Help students, practitioners and their organisations develop strategies and policies for community engagement

The course fee is £700.