The Chancellor of the Yala Rajabhat University had a policy of academic service that “Thasap Model Project”, which emphasizes service for people in Thasap sub-district, Muang, Yala. The project was developed by integration all of sciences to contribute for improving life quality and build strong and sustainable communities in the area. Formerly, the university did a project name as “One Faculty One Area”, which one of area-based project and it spread in Yala and Pattani areas. The chancellor has a concept a project to develop clearly and more concrete, so he found and chose an area, Thasap. The project did for development Thasap sub-district will be a community model for other people.
The project had four-stage PDCA model, as shown in figure 1, for continuous improvement include:
1) P: plan was preparation conference, exploring problem and need of community, coordination plan with local government organization and presentation project proposal.
2) D: do projects as required the university plan.
3) C: check actual results.
4) A: act by implementing the improved solution fully.
The roadmap of Thasap Model project has 4 years as shown in figure 2. First, learning: responsible do each project and learn basic information need. Next, group creation by the university is a helper for making a model group. In addition, group development, creation medium level group and spreading to other group, so indicators of this year are learning source and network. Last, completely group, a desirable and self-sufficiency community. There are 5 indicators are learning source, network, course, handbook and model group.