SOCIAL ACTION PROJECT
Social action refers to engagement in informed, reflective action aimed at
fostering positive social change. As a budding sociologist (or sociology
ally) working toward becoming an engaged citizen, you have been asked
to design a social action project with consideration of the following:
Choose social issue or problem that you care about and want
others to care about.
Provide brief background information about the issue and outline
why call for social action is important.
Decide whether the social action is local (campus or community-
based), provincial, national or global in scale.
Identify the primary target audience for this social action project.
PURPOSE AND GOALS:
State the clear and achievable goals of your social action project that
specifically outlines the exact purpose of the project.
See below for examples of potential goals.
Give your project name.
Select the specific action(s) that will support the stated goals of your
project. (See below for examples of potentia actions.)
Discuss, in detail what these actions will entail and what goals they
are meant to achieve. For example, the Stop Bullying project aims to
awareness distribute about bullying informational (goal 1) and to poster prevent in order bullying raise (goal
create and an to
(Please note that this is avery simplified example meant for
illustration purposes only.)
Write a reflective summary (about paragraph in length) that
outlines how your particular social lens may have contributed to the
development of this social action project.
Also discuss any potential limitations that you foresee with respect to
your social action project.
Increase or Reduce
Change or shift attitudes
Provide access or opportunity
Seminar or webinar
Photography or Photo Series
Social Media Campaign
Performance (music or play)
Exhibition or showcase
Summit or conference
This assignment is intended to:
Integrate text-based and experiential-based learning
Deepen understanding through application of course material
Assist in formulating thoughtful strategies and to develop problem-
Foster empathy, responsible action, and engaged citizenship
Enhance a sense of personal and collective efficacy
These solutions may offer step-by-step problem-solving explanations or good writing examples that include modern styles of formatting and construction
of bibliographies out of text citations and references. Students may use these solutions for personal skill-building and practice.
Unethical use is strictly forbidden.
Environmental degradation is a social concern in the society today due to the prevalence of pollution and extinction of natural vegetation. Primarily, the communities we reside in are marred with pollution that may endanger the existence of human beings in such environments. As such, environmental conservation is necessary to enhance the sustainability of livelihood and foster positive change in the community. Human disturbance is the cause of environmental deprivation due to the activities that people engage in (Skye, 2014). The expansion of the human populace has led to the deprivation of the natural environment due to the occupation of people in areas that were considered forest reserves. Moreover, the disposal of waste has also contributed to the enormous degradation of the environment.
Essentially, the environmental conservation social...