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A design workshop for youth 'At Risk'

Jerome, Kristine P., Franz, Jill M., & Smith, Dianne J. (2006) A design workshop for youth 'At Risk'. IDEA Journal, 2006, pp. 42-59.

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Abstract

This paper describes an award winning program offered to homeless youth in 2001. It details the key learning and teaching approaches that underpinned its success. In the description it highlights the potential of embracing 'design' as a framework for facilitating change in youth deemed 'at risk' of homelessness. Furthermore, it offers an opportunity to address the significance of design education in community programs.

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ID Code: 9098
Item Type: Journal Article
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Keywords: homeless youth, design education, homelessness
ISSN: 1445-5412
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > BUILT ENVIRONMENT AND DESIGN (120000) > ARCHITECTURE (120100)
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > BUILT ENVIRONMENT AND DESIGN (120000) > ARCHITECTURE (120100) > Interior Design (120106)
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > EDUCATION (130000) > SPECIALIST STUDIES IN EDUCATION (130300) > Special Education and Disability (130312)
Divisions: Past > QUT Faculties & Divisions > Faculty of Built Environment and Engineering
Past > Schools > School of Design
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2006 (The authors)
Copyright Statement: Reproduced in accordance with the copyright policy of the publisher.
Deposited On: 21 Aug 2007
Last Modified: 29 Feb 2012 23:25

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