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Community Development Ed*

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Effective Fall 2014. Previous descriptions may have had different requirements. Have questions? See an advisor.
CDE100 Community Organizational Management and Leadership I Credit Hours: 1.00
Exploration of basic community development skills. Includes communication, organizational management, resource and leadership. Also includes techniques to analyze the neighborhood environment and enhancements to improve the quality of life.
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CDE101 Community Organizational Management and Leadership II Credit Hours: 1.00
Continuation of CDE 100. Includes a survey of skills necessary to research, design, develop and present a focused plan of action for meeting the needs of a neighborhood or community. Also includes strategic and action planning, environmental scanning, prioritization of needs, developing indicators of effectiveness, and presenting the plan orally and in writing.
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CDE118 Community Organizing Credit Hours: 1-3.00
Overview, concepts, and techniques for a community organizer. Includes Asset Based Community Development (ABCD) approach to community organizing, asset mapping, and mobilization of assets.
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CDE170 Citizen's Academy Credit Hours: 1-3.00
Introduction to the law enforcement agency. Includes its role in the community and the criminal justice system. Also includes mission, values, ethics, resources, skills, and collaborations.
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CDE180 Family Communication and Resiliency Skills Credit Hours: 1-3.00
Exploration of interpersonal dynamics within the context of a family. Includes overview of communication styles, family structural types, leadership roles and parenting styles. Also includes techniques to assess situations within particular social environments and methods to consistently consider positive solutions to difficult challenges in day-to-day family life.
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CDE185 Crisis Intervention Strategies Credit Hours: 1-3.00
Crisis intervention strategies covers basic crisis intervention and victimology information, as provided by the Pima County Attorney's Office, Victim Witness Program. Includes an opportunity to assess interest in volunteering for Victim Witness. Also includes evaluation of potential ability to effectively handle the types of situations volunteers encounter and their appropriateness in becoming a part of the Victim Services Volunteer Advocate Program.
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CDE186 Crisis Intervention Training and Special Populations Credit Hours: 3.00
Introduction to crisis intervention strategies for law enforcement officers and other responses teams. Includes information on dealing with people who demonstrate mental disorders, development disabilities, personality disorders and other special populations. Also includes a review of psychiatric medications, legal issues, and officer safety.
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CDE188 Neighborhood Coordinator Training Credit Hours: 3.00
Examination of leadership skills and asset-based community building. Includes logic model, diversity training, community development and mobilization, and critical thinking skills.
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