This course focuses on the roleof the nurse in the promotion of community and societal health. Participantswill continue to develop their competencies in relational practice with a focuson community and society as client. The political role of the nurse is exploredas the emphasis is placed upon working with communities from a social justiceand equity perspective. Community development and capacity building, as apattern of community-health promotion practice, is explored. In addition,students will further develop their understanding of teaching and learningfocusing on transformative and emancipator approaches.