Required Courses Checklist Effective Fall 2017
Program Learning Objectives:
I. Conceptual Framework: Define, discuss, and accurately use concepts, terms and skills established in the program as necessary for understanding leadership and community development in global and local contexts.
II. Analytical Rigor: Demonstrate clear, rigorous social scientific analysis of subject matter using relevant qualitative/quantitative/geospatial tools, concepts, and techniques.
III. Ethical Compass: Identify, evaluate, and discuss competing methods and approaches to understanding, researching, and carrying out community development. Reflect on the ethical implications and leadership outcomes of action research.
IV. Perspective: Identify and articulate diverse perspectives of/on leadership and global development posited by interested constituencies, and connect perspectives to motives, goals and cultural assumptions.
V. Responsiveness: Locate through study, experience and reflection forms of LGD practice, and demonstrate professional ability to contribute in diverse social/cultural contexts, with diverse organizations, as a professional responsibility.
|Common MS Leadership Core (14 units)||Offered||Completed|
|CD 500||Professional Practice and Ethics (3)||SU|
|CS 500||Advanced Data Analysis (1)||SP|
|ID 530||Leadership (3)||F|
|ID 545||Leadership as Storytelling (4)||SP|
|PSY 540||Research Methods (4) *||SP|
*Prerequisite: undergraduate Statistics course
|Community Development Foundations (9 units)||Offered||Completed|
|CD 535||Community Development Theory & Practice (3)||SU|
|CD 575||Community Design & Land Use Planning (3)||SU|
|CD 550||Community Ethnography (3)||F|
|Electives (9 units from the following)||Offered||Completed|
|Internships/ Practica||3 units maximum|
|Graduate Electives||Choose any graduate level course (except BUS 697, 698, EDU 510-520, ID 647, 648, 657, 658, 667, 668)|
|Field Research (12 units) Fieldwork & Seminar courses are co-requisites||Offered||Completed|
|Fieldwork I (3)
Research Seminar I: Project Management (1)
|Fieldwork II (3)
Research Seminar II: Writing & Presentation (1)
|Fieldwork III (3)
Research Seminar III: Mentoring (1)
*ID 647 & 648 are prerequisites for ID 657 & 658; ID 657 & 658 are prerequisites for ID 667 & 668
|Total units: 44||NOTE: All courses must be passed with a grade of B or higher||F = Fall SP = Spring SU = Summer|