Proposed Learning Goals
By the end of the module, you will be able to:
- Understand what community engagement and collaboration involves
- Understand key considerations for community engagement within a knowledge creation and mobilization paradigm
- Gain an introductory understanding of the evaluation of community engagement work
Learning Resources and Readings
In order to complete the module, you can consult the following resources and readings to compliment your learning. Please note that there are many additional curated resources and readings highlighted throughout the module.
- Principles of Community Engagement (2nd ed.) developed by Clinical and Translational Science Awards Consortium Community Engagement Key Function Committee Task Force on the Principles of Community Engagement (2011) and available online at https://www.atsdr.cdc.gov/communityengagement/index.html
- Tools and guides From Research to Practice: A knowledge transfer planning guide developed by Reardon, Lavis and Gibson for the Institute for Work & Health (2006) available online at https://www.iwh.on.ca/tools-and-guides/from-research-to-practice-kte-planning-guide.
- Community-Based Research Toolkit: A Project Development Checklist developed by the Centre for Studies on Poverty and Social Citizenship at Carleton University (2019) available online at https://carleton.ca/cspsc/research-toolkit/