1. Shaping change: natural resource management, agriculture and the role of extension - Jess Jennings, R.G. Packham, Dedee P. Woodside, Australasia Pacific Extension Network 2011

    Book Recommended

  2. Communication for rural innovation: rethinking agricultural extension - Cees Leeuwis, A. W. van den Ban, Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (Ede, Netherlands) 2004 (electronic resource)

    Book Recommended

  3. Module 1 - The evolution of extension and conceptual frameworks 2 items
    1. Communication for rural innovation: rethinking agricultural extension - Cees Leeuwis, A. W. van den Ban, Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (Ede, Netherlands) 2004 (electronic resource)

      Book Required Read Chapter 8: Changing perspectives on innovation, pp.129-146

  4. Module 2 - Extension in contemporary society 2 items
    1. Innovation systems : Towards effective strategies in support of smallholder farmers 2018

      Book Required Read Chapter 4: What is Systemic about Innovation Systems?, pp.37-52

  5. Module 3 – Transformational learning 2 items
    1. Adult learning: linking theory and practice - Sharan B. Merriam, Laura L. Bierema 2014 (electronic resource)

      Book Required Read Chapter 2: Traditional Learning Theories, pp.24-41; Chapter 3: Andragogy: The Art and Science of Helping Adults Learn, pp.42-60 & Chapter 6: Experience and Learning, pp.104-126

    2. Social Learning Systems and Communities of Practice 2010 (electronic resource)

      Book Required Read Etienne Wenger, Chapter 11: Communities of Practice and Social Learning Systems: the Career of a Concept, pp.179-198

  6. Module 4 – Farmer’s Field Schools 2 items
  7. Module 5 – Participatory theory and methods 2 items
    1. Chapter 1: The first light of evening - Frances Westley, Brenda Zimmerman, Michael Quinn Patton 2007

      Chapter Required

    2. Communication for rural innovation: rethinking agricultural extension - Cees Leeuwis, A. W. van den Ban, Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (Ede, Netherlands) 2004 (electronic resource)

      Book Required Read Chapter 14: The management of interactive innovation processes, pp.247-274

  8. Module 6 – Conflict and cooperation 1 item
  9. Module 7 – Theories of Change 2 items
  10. Module 8 – Communication and Technology 2 items
    1. Taking Participatory Citizen Science to Extremes - Matthias Stevens, Michalis Vitos, Julia Altenbuchner, Gillian Conquest 2014-4

      Article Required

    2. Participatory visual and digital methods - Aline Gubrium, Krista Harper 2013 (electronic resource)

      Book Required Read Chapters 1 p.13 and Chapter 2: p. 27

  11. Module 9 – Opportunities, challenges and dilemmas of intervention 2 items
  12. Module 10 – The role of extensionists and ethics 1 item
    1. Communication for rural innovation: rethinking agricultural extension - Cees Leeuwis, A. W. van den Ban, Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (Ede, Netherlands) 2004 (electronic resource)

      Book Required Read Chapter 3: The ethics and politics of communication for innovation, pp.40-48 & Chapter 11: The role of outsiders and different intervention approaches, pp.177-186

  13. Past Central Exam Papers 1 item
    1. Past Central Exam Papers

      Webpage  Follow the link and search for past exam papers by course code.