This course project assignment [pdf] [docx] involves advanced students who are working independently with community organizations prior to the start of the course. It includes a description of types of service, basic principles of community based research, and examples of “final products” that students may create for their partner organizations. Also includes grading criteria. Useful as one example of how to incorporate community based research into an upper level seminar.
Developed by Carey Sargent, Lecturer, Department of Sociology, University of Virginia