EPS 606 – Community Wellbeing and Change: Theory and Practice

This course is designed to promote an understanding of the factors associated with healthy
communities. It provides a comprehensive overview of the relevant skills and theories including:
ecological/systems theory/models; community theories (sense of community, social capital,
environmental psychology); and critical social theory, social justice, and social determinants of

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