Uni 102 - Community Mapping - Pt 1 (2011)

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Tuesday, February 22, 2011

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Tuesday, February 22, 2011

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UVic Geography Department Instructors: Ken Josephson (Technical Services - Cartographer, Graphic Designer/Artist) & John Newcomb (recently retired Senior Lab Instructor/Course Advisor)


  • Community Planning Exercise: Our Dream Communities (See Slideshow below)
  • Break
  • Community Mapping Presentation

Reflection Questions:

  1. What do you think are indicators of a healthy sustainable community?
  2. What does 'sense of place' mean to you?
  3. What characteristics, features or attributes contribute to a strong sense of, or attachment to, a 'place'?

Slideshow: Our Dream Communities

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(Photos by Wendy Anthony)

Examples of local community maps:

(see Part 2)

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