Community/Justice Development

TRP2663HF  L4101
Offered in Summer 2010  ·  New Course · Hamilton Site

Students will participate in Community Justice Camp, an adult, residential learning experience being held at McMaster University (and across the region) from May 9-14, 2010, developing their knowledge of and skills for community development and social justice ministries. Camp will use a wide array of learning methods: plenary workshops; panel discussion; immersion experiences including site visits, interpersonal encounters, hands-on activities, participants' presentations; corporate worship; and personal and small group spiritual reflection. Students will take part in one of eight immersion experiences under the themes of: aboriginal justice, building neighbourhoods, empowering communities/coalition building, environmental justice, food security, housing, poverty, and welcoming the "stranger." In addition to participation, campers, students will write and submit two short papers: a theoretical engagement with the assigned text [Karen Lebacqz, Justice in an Unjust World] and a personal integration paper. Register both for camp at www.justicecamp.ca and for the TST course.

Schedule: · Begins: 05/09 · Ends: 05/14
Schedule Notes: Sunday through Friday, May 9-14. Begins at 18:00 on Sunday, May 9 and continues until 20:00 on Friday, May 14.
Instructors:
Other Information: First Semester · One Credit · Max: 80
Additional Notes: Locations: McMaster University, St. Paul's Anglican Church and Christ's Church Cathedral, Hamilton.

47 Queen's Park Crescent East · Toronto, Ontario · M5S 2C3 · Canada · Tel: 416-978-4039 · Fax: 416-978-7821 · E-mail: inquiries @ tst.edu
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