Fall 2018 Courses


CORE 205 - Intro to Disability Studies

The social, political, economic, health and advocacy systems that support and empower persons with disabilities and their families.

L 01

Day: Thursday
Time: 15:30-17:20
Location: SS 109

B01

Day: TBA
Time: TBA

T 01

Day: Thursday
Time: 17:30-18:20
Location: SS 109

Instructors

Greg Wolbring
Patricia DesJardine

Syllabus (PDF)


CORE 209 - Disability Theory & Everyday Life

Lifespan exploration of theory, research directions, and lifeworks of those affected by disability.

L01

Day: Tuesday
Time: 12:30-15:15
Location: ST 126

Instructor

Joanna Rankin

Syllabus (PDF)


CORE 435 - Social Research Disab.& H

An overview of research methods in community rehabilitation and disability studies. An introduction to the major design, analyses and knowledge transfer strategies in the field.

Prerequisite(s):24 units (4.0 full-course equivalents) including at least one of Community Rehabilitation 205 or 209

Anti-requisite(s): Credit for Community Rehabilitation 435 and 425 will not be allowed. 

L 01

Day: Tuesday
Time: 15:30-18:15
Location: SS 109

Instructor

Joanna Rankin

Anne Hughson

Syllabus (PDF)


L 02

Web

Instructor

Joanna Rankin

Anne Hughson

Syllabus (PDF)


CORE 475 - Comm Rehab Prac & Aging Proc.

Theoretical and practical issues as they relate to rehabilitation and community services for seniors with disabilities.

Prerequisite(s):27 units (4.5 full-course equivalents) including at least one of Community Rehabilitation 205, 207 or 209, 425, or admission to BCR or BCR-C.

L 01

Web

Instructor

Svetlana Shklarov

Syllabus (PDF)


CORE 485 - Intro Core Practice & Prof Conduct

Practical application of the basic principles of assessment, planning, and intervention with individuals/groups. Professional development tutorials support 130 hours in community practicum. Students taking both Community Rehabilitation 485 and  487  will choose a different human service realm for each practicum.

Prerequisite(s):27 units (4.5 full-course equivalents).   
Notes: Prior completion of Community Rehabilitation 205 and 207 is strongly recommended.

B 01

Day: TBA
Time: TBA
Location: TBA

T 01

Day: Monday (ALT WK)
Time: 16:30-18:20
Location: EDC 384

Instructor

Nancy Marlett

Syllabus (PDF)


B 02

Day: TBA
Time: TBA
Location: TBA

T 02

Day: Monday (ALT WK)
Time: 16:30-18:20
Location: EDC 264

Instructor

Patricia DesJardine

Syllabus (PDF)


CORE 553 - Health Fnd, Dis Acr Life Span

Explores the concepts of community rehabilitation in the context of anatomy and physiology of disabling conditions and human development across the lifespan. Self-directed learning is based on case studies, exploring current literature, and online interactive group work and forum discussions.

Prerequisite(s): Admission to the BCR-C distance program.

L 01

Web

Instructor

Svetlana Shklarov

Syllabus (PDF)


CORE 583 - Comm Dev in Comm Rehab

A study of practice issues for professionals working in community development and interdisciplinary teams. The course is designed to acknowledge that partnership and community action are key components of rehabilitation practice.

Prerequisite(s):54 units (9.0 full-course equivalents).

L 01

Day: Tuesday
Time: 12:30-15:15
Location: SA 017

B 01

Day: TBA
Time: TBA

Instructor

Lili Bunce

Syllabus (PDF)


CORE 594 - Development of Services and Programs

Senior level program and management skills in partner agencies, associations and systems. Specifics to be negotiated with the student.

Prerequisite(s):54 units (9.0 full-course equivalents) and enrolment in BCR, Minor in Community Rehabilitation and Disability Studies, Minor in Adapted and Therapeutic Physical Activity or Concentration in Community Rehabilitation and Disability Studies for Health and Society Majors in the Bachelor of Health Sciences program.

B 01

Day: TBA
Time: TBA
Location: ST 059

T 01

Day: Wednesday (ALT WK)
Time: 10:00-11:50
Location: ST 059

Instructor

Joanna Rankin

Syllabus (PDF)


B 02

Day: TBA
Time: TBA

T 02

Day: Wednesday (ALT WK)
Time: 10:00-11:50
Location: ST 057

Instructor

Patricia DesJardine

Syllabus (PDF)


CORE 597 - Practicum in CORE- Dist Learners

Students will complete a project in the area of program or service development (e.g. needs analysis, developing funding proposals, program evaluation). In the seminars, students will be supported in the completion of agency-based program development.

Prerequisite(s):Admission to the BCR-C distance program.

B 01

Web

T 01

Web

Instructor

Lili Bunce

Syllabus (PDF)