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Community Based Learning

Community-based Learning Example Syllabi

Faculty at institutions of higher education accross the country, and in dozens of disciplines, have successfully paired academic learning with service to the community. At some universities, the model is called "service-learning" or "academically-based community service" or "community-based learning and research".

For the largest list of complete community-based learning course syllabi, searchable by discipline, visit

The Barbara and Edward Netter Center for Community Partnerships at the University of Pennsylvania maintains a list of the extensive number of CBL courses offered at UPenn each semester. Course descriptions can be found here:




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