CD2300 - Community Economic Development

This is an introductory course to the field of community economic development. The course covers the major concepts and essential elements used in the field of community economic development, and explains why a new approach to development is necessary. It introduces the history of community economic development in Newfoundland and Labrador, looks at successful examples elsewhere, and explores structures and strategies for facilitating community economic development. The course then introduces students to the methods of community planning and how they may be applied to the community economic development process.




This course is offered in the following programs:
Community Studies