City and environment: service learning trajectory

Course Code :2301FSWGRM
Study domain:Social sciences
Academic year:2019-2020
Semester:1st/2nd semester
Contact hours:45
Credits:6
Study load (hours):168
Contract restrictions: No contract restriction
Language of instruction:Dutch
Exam period:exam in the 2nd semester
Lecturer(s)Ilse Loots
Stijn Oosterlynck
Frederic Vandermoere

3. Course contents *

The discussion seminars (DS) address the topic of participation.

DS1 - Participation: striving for consensus or engaging in conflict? (prof. Oosterlynck)

DS2 - Participation and knowledge (production): which role for non-experts? (prof. Bergmans)

DS3 - Participation and consumption. A comparative study of Local Exchange Networks (LETS) and the transition movement (prof. Vandermoere)

The problem of illicit dumps in urban neighbourhoods looked at through the perspective of participation (several sessions)