Fall 2019 Courses


CORE 205 - Introduction to Disability Studies

The social, political, economic, ethics/bioethical, technological and advocacy issues impacting persons with disabilities and their families. Supports professional development tutorials in community practicum.

L 01

Day: Thursday
Time: 15:30-17:20
Location: ST 130

Course Outline

B 01

Day: TBA
Time: TBA
Location: TBA

T 01

Day: Thursday
Time: 17:30-18:20
Location: ST 130

Instructor

Gregor Wolbring
&
Patricia Desjardine 


L 02

Day: Monday
Time: 15:00-16:50
Location: SA 147

Course Outline 

B 02

Day: TBA
Time: TBA
Location: TBA

T 02

Day: Monday
Time: 17:00-17:50
Location: SA 147

Instructor

Gregor Wolbring
&
Patricia Desjardine 


CORE 209 - Disability Theory & Everyday Life

An overview of theories employed in community rehabilitation and disability studies

L 01

Day: Tuesday
Time: 12:30-15:15
Location: ST 132

Course Outline 

Instructor

Joanna Rankin


L 02

Day: Tuesday
Time: 15:30-18:15
Location: ST 128

 

Course Outline 

Instructor

Joanna Rankin


CORE 435 - Social Research in Disability, Health and Rehabilitation Disablement

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 or admission to BCR or BCR-C

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

L 01

Day: Tuesday
Time: 12:30-15:15
Location: SB 142
 

Course Outline 

Instructor

Meaghan Edwards


L 02

WEB

 

Course Outline 

Instructor

Meaghan Edwards


CORE 475 - Community Rehabilitation Practice and the Aging Process

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

Prerequisite(s):24 units including at least one of Community Rehabilitation 205 and 207, or admission to BCR or BCR-C

L 01

WEB


Course Outline

Instructor

Tiffany Boulton


CORE 487 - Practicum in Rehabilitation Practice

 

Practical application of the basic principles of assessment, planning and intervention with individuals/groups. Supports professional development tutorials in community practicum.

Prerequisite(s):Community Rehabilitation 207 

T 01

Day: Monday (ALT WK)
Time: 11:00-12:50 
Location: EDC 289
 

Course Outline 

B 01

Day: TBA
Time: TBA
Location: TBA


 

Instructor

Patricia Desjardine 


T 02

Day: Monday (ALT WK)
Time: 11:00-12:50
Location: EDC 276

 

Course Outline 

B 02

Day: TBA
Time: TBA
Location: TBA

 

 

Instructor

Tiffany Boulton


CORE 553 - Health Foundations: Disability Across the Lifespan

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): 24 Units
Antirequisite(s): Credit for Community Rehabilitation 553 and either 557 or 591.34 will not be allowed 

L 01

WEB

 

Course Outline

Instructor

Svetlana Shklarov 


CORE 583 - Community Development in Community Rehabilitation

A study of management, practice and leadership issues for professionals working in community development and interdisciplinary teams, as well as in private, non-profit and public community-based organizations and businesses. Partnerships and community action are examined as components of rehabilitation practice.

Prerequisite(s):48 units 

L 01

Day: Thursday
Time: 12:30-15:15
Location: TRB 102

 

Course Outline 

B 01

Day: TBA
Time: TBA
Location: TBA

Instructor

Meaghan Edwards


CORE 591 - Bio Ethics and Disability

Advanced study topics in community rehabilitation

Prerequisite(s): 54 Units

L 01

WEB

 

Course Outline 

B 01

WEB

Instructor

Gregor Wolbring


CORE 594 - Practicum I

Senior level program and management skills in partner agencies, associations and systems. Specifics to be negotiated with the student. Content on professional ethics will also be covered.

Prerequisite(s):54 units 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.

Antirequisite(s): Credit for Community Rehabilitation 594 and 589.01 will not be allowed.

Notes: Course needs to be taken in combination with Community Rehabilitation 595 in the same academic year. 

T 01

Day: Wednesday (ALT WK)
TIme: 11:00-12:50
Location: EDC 289

Course Outline 

B 01

Day: TBA
Time: TBA
Location: TBA

Instructor

Joanna Rankin


T 02

Day: Wednesday (ALT WK)
Time: 11:00-12:50
Location: EDC 252

Course Outline 

B 02

Day: TBA
Time: TBA
Location: TBA

Instructor

Patricia Desjardine


CORE 597 - Practicum I in Community Rehabilitation for Distance 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. Content on professional ethics will also be covered.

Prerequisite(s):Admission to the BCR-C distance program.
Antirequisite(s): Credit for Community Rehabilitation 597 and 589.06 will not be allowed.

Notes: Course is normally taken in combination with Community Rehabilitation 598 in the same academic year. 

B 01

WEB

Instructor

Anne Hughson