New Canadians and the World of Work

Code: CARD8030

Course description

Students will be introduced to how employment fits into the settlement/integration continuum and to the general characteristics of the process that allow newcomers to be full participants in society. A community development approach to providing services is explored involving initial settlement concerns, language instruction, specific employment services and long-term integration issues. Various best practices include advocacy, networking, coaching, cultural orientation, community building, and language referral training, will be reviewed.

Course details

Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Start Date
Start Date: May. 6, 2019
Delivery: Classroom
Campus: Doon (Kitchener)
Cost: $362.04
End date: Aug. 16, 2019
Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Equivalent to: None
Not all courses are offered each term. Spring 2019 registration opens February 4, 2019. Fall 2019 registration opens July 8, 2019.