In this classroom-based and work integrated learning course, students will be exposed to how a nonprofit organization works and their role in the community. Based on students’ interests, they will gain experience in a specific area of focus such as: literacy, health promotion, community economic development, community arts and food security. In the classroom, students will explore what a nonprofit organization is; roles and responsibilities of volunteers; work planning for voluntary roles; relationship building and communication for mentorship; teamwork and team building; evaluation and assessment skills; and presentation skills.


CLSC 100 and CLSC 105 as pre- or co-requisites

Course Outlines

Please note: Course outlines of record posted may vary from the section syllabus distributed by each instructor (e.g. textbooks, assignments, timing of midterms).