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Mary K Mcnair
GEN ST 346
Seattle Campus

Community Fieldwork: Education

Credit/no-credit only.

Class description

These trainings are designed to help Jumpstart Corps Members gain a deeper understanding of the communities with whom they work. In addition, students should develop an appreciation of the power of citizenship and civic engagement through their AmeriCorps service, and its role as an agent for social change.

Student learning goals

General method of instruction

Classes will include discussion, group activities, and some lecture time.

Recommended preparation

Class assignments and grading

In order to receive credit for this course, students must attend each of the five class sessions. Students will also be expected to complete a 5-page paper on a topic of their choice, related to the topics discussed in class. Students will also be expected to read one short article for each class session. All readings will be emailed to students before the class period.


The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
Last Update by Mary K Mcnair
Date: 12/11/2009