Taken as part of a recognised post-graduate qualification or as a stand-alone training course, it could help you make the most of new opportunities in this emerging area.
It will also provide those already facing the challenge of applying participatory approaches in their own organisations with new skills and practical guidance.
Anyone who is passionate about using participation and engagement to solve problems.
You will learn from guest lecturers drawing on their practice in a range of sectors including food, health, environment and workplace, you will be able to ask the Course Director for practical support and advice on your work-based assignment for up to three hours a week.
Attendance at Edinburgh is only required for the three workshops. At other times participation is from your home or workplace. Study can be fitted around work and family commitments. Full access is available to the University of Edinburgh’s online digital library, including journals and e-books.
This course has not been timetabled for 2014-15
An undergraduate degree and evidence of a basic understanding ethical issues affecting professionals. Participants with strong professional experience but lower qualifications may be considered at the discretion of the Course Director subject to evidence of academic ability.
The course is available to be taken by both non-Edinburgh students as a standalone course with post-graduate credits or as part of a Masters degree course. Please contact the programme team on telephone number 0131 650 3890 or email.
This article was published on Apr 9, 2014