Empowering Families Through Strength-Based Approaches

Code: ECE8240

Course description

This course emphasizes the reciprocal partnership between the families of children living with diverse abilities and the service team within the community. Students will examine the structural, cultural, and developmental diversities of families in order to empower them as the primary support for their children's learning and development. Working in collaboration with the family and the service team, students will demonstrate strategies that engage in family-centered and strength-based decision making regarding the learning and development of the child. In addition, the students will research community resources and learn to make referrals and advise families.

Course details

Hours: 45
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: FPLT8250 OLRN8340 OLRN8350
Corequisites: None

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Start Date
Day/Time
Delivery
Campus
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Start Date: Jan. 15, 2019
Day/Time:
Delivery: Online
Campus: Online
Cost: $399.20
 
End date: Apr. 23, 2019
Hours: 45
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: FPLT8250 OLRN8340 OLRN8350
Corequisites: None
Equivalent to: None

Additional information: This course is offered through OntarioLearn. Find out more about OntarioLearn courses and booking your exams.

Host college: CG

Not all courses are offered each term. Winter 2019 registration opens November 5, 2018. Spring 2019 registration opens February 4, 2019.