Why Acadia Community Development?
Areas of Study
Core concepts and skills in working with people in communities are taught with everyone (leadership, group facilitation, working with diverse cultures, sustainability, understanding power and privilege, using assets, resilience, human capital, program design and management, etc.) but then students choose to focus their learning so as to develop understanding and skills in a specific area. Within an area students pick courses with the support of an advisor. The four areas are: