Community Engagement, Solidarity, and Citizenship
This course focuses on the application of ideas and methods of the social sciences to understand, investigate, and examine challenges of contemporary community life. It focuses on community-action initiatives such as community engagement, solidarity, and citizenship as guided by the core values of human rights, social justice, empowerment and advocacy, gender equality, and participatory development. It aims at enhancing students’ sense of shared identity and willingness to contribute to the pursuit of the common good of the community. It enables students to integrate applied social sciences into community-action initiatives.
(2016). K to 12 Senior High School Humanities and Social Sciences Strand – Community Engagement, Solidarity, and Citizenship. Department of Education.