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Winter 2023 Courses

CORE 207 - An Introduction to Community Rehabilitation Practice and Professional Conduct

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

Course Hours:3 units; (2-1T-4)
Prerequisite(s):Community Rehabilitation 205.

L01

Day: Thursday
Time: 15:30-17:20
Location: SA 104 

B01

TBA

T01

Day: Thursday
Time: 17:30-18:20
Location: SA 104


CORE 321 - Communication Skills in Rehabilitation

A skills-based introduction to understanding and developing basic communication skills that facilitate helpful dialogue in interpersonal, counselling, guidance and community rehabilitation related contexts.

Course Hours:3 units; (2-1)

L01

Day: Monday
Time: 14:00-15:50
Location: Foothills TBD

B01

Day: Monday
Time: 16:00-16:50 
Location: Foothills TBD


CORE 471 - Community Rehabilitation Practice for Families and Their Children

Families with children with disabilities in the context of the family relationships, support networks, schools and communities.

Course Hours:3 units; (3-0)
Prerequisite(s):24 units, including at least one of Community Rehabilitation 205 or 209 or admission to BCR or BCR-C.

L01

Day: Tuesday and Thursday
Time: 12:30-13:45
Location: WEB


CORE 473 - Social Justice and the Labour Force

Exploring the role of work for youth and adult with disabilities.

Course Hours:3 units; (3-0)
Prerequisite(s):24 units including at least one of Community Rehabilitation 205 and 207 or admission to BCR or BCR-C.

L01

Day: Monday
Time: 18:00-19:30 (See course outline for schedule details) 
Location: WEB 


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.

Course Hours:3 units; (2T/2-8)
Prerequisite(s):Community Rehabilitation 207.
NOT INCLUDED IN GPA

T01

Day: Thursday (alternating biweekly) 
Time: 14:00-15:50
Location: ED 276

B01

Practicum 


CORE 541 - International Disability Research and Policy

Disability research and policy including human rights policy and law whereby the student learns to understand local, national and global perspectives.

Course Hours:3 units; (3-0)
Prerequisite(s):54 units.

L01

Day: Tuesday
Time: 17:00-18:30 (See course outline for schedule details) 
Location: WEB


CORE 547 - Health Research, Emerging Technologies and Marginalized Groups

Provides an in-depth global outlook on new, envisioned and emerging sciences and technologies and their global impact on (a) disabled people and disability studies; (b) the concept and field of rehabilitation and identity of rehabilitation professionals; (c) the concept of health professionals. Also provides an understanding of how disability studies scholars and rehabilitation and health policy, systems and care delivery scholars and professionals can enrich the new, envisioned and emerging science and technology and governance of science and technology discourse.

Course Hours:3 units; (3-0)
Prerequisite(s):48 units.    
Antirequisite(s):Credit for Community Rehabilitation 547 and 591.28 will not be allowed.

L01

Day: Monday and Wednesday 
Time: 9:30-10:45
Location: WEB


CORE 569 - Mental Health and Disability

 

Exploration of a variety of approaches to mental health services, including recovery models, institutional history, and MAD studies.

Course Hours:3 units; (3-0)
Prerequisite(s):48 units.

L01

Day: Tuesday and Thursday
Time: 15:30-16:45
Location: WEB


CORE 573 - Disability and the Law

 

Foundations of Canadian legal principles and practices as they affect community rehabilitation.

Course Hours:3 units; (3-0)
Prerequisite(s):54 units.

L01

Day: Tuesday and Thursday
Time: 9:30-10:45
Location: Foothills (TBD)


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.

Course Hours:3 units; (3-0)
Prerequisite(s):48 units.

L01

Day: MTWRF (BLOCK WEEK  Aug 29 - Sept 2)
Time: 9:00-4:00
Location: SA 147


CORE 595 - Practicum II

Senior level leadership, advocacy and reflective practice in partner agencies, associations and systems. Specifics to be negotiated with the student. Content on professional ethics will also be covered.

Course Hours:3 units; (2T/4-10)
Prerequisite(s):Community Rehabilitation 594.
Antirequisite(s):Credit for Community Rehabilitation 595 and 589.02 will not be allowed.
Notes:Course needs to be taken in combination with Community Rehabilitation 594 in the same academic year.
NOT INCLUDED IN GPA

T01

Day: Wednesday (alternating every 4 weeks) 
Time: 11:00-12:50
Location: SA 109

B01

Practicum 


T02

Day: Wednesday (alternating every 4 weeks) 
Time: 11:00-12:50
Location: EDC 264

B02

Practicum 


T04

Day: Wednesday (alternating every 4 weeks)
Time: 16:00-17:50
Location: WEB (distance) 

B04

Practicum