Fall 2019 Course Information
Community Youth Development
||Iowa State University
||3 credit hours - $580 per credit
||August 28, 2019 - December 06, 2019
This course focuses on the national emphasis of a strength-based or asset approach to community youth development and encompasses individual development (i.e., positive youth development) and adolescent interrelationships with environments. The course highlights research, theory, and practice applied in communities throughout the U.S. Students explore existing models, read theoretical and applied literature, and examine current community efforts as a basis for understanding community youth development.
For course access questions, contact the teaching university’s campus coordinator. For enrollment questions, contact your home university campus coordinator.
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Disability Support Services
To request accommodations for this course, contact the disability support office at your home university. You must register each semester and for each course. Read more about the Great Plains IDEA process for requesting accommodations.
Youth development: Principles and practices in out-of- school time settings
Witt, P.A., & Caldwell, L.L
ISBN ebook: 978-1-57167-916-1
ISBN extext: 978-1-57167-917-8
Edition: 2nd edition (2018)
Students will receive course information and a welcome letter about 3 weeks prior to the start of class. Then approximately one week before the first day of class at Iowa State University, the ISU campus coordinators (Katie Mott
and Casey Smith
) will email course access instructions to students for courses taught by Iowa State.
This course does not require an exam proctor.
This course does not include synchronous components.