Field Placement (Community and Social Services Management)

Code: FPLT8370

Course description

With a view to expanding the student’s understanding, this field placement experience will provide students with an opportunity to gain practical work experience in the Community and Social Services sector. Working as part of an organization’s team, students will have the opportunity to gain practical knowledge and develop professional practice competence and leadership capacity by contributing to the varied activities of a community service organization. Through guided discussion and reflective strategies, students will integrate the knowledge accumulated throughout the program to create an intentional professional development plan to prepare them for future practice as a manager in the Community and Social Service sector.

Course details

Hours: 170
Credits: 6
Prerequisites: OHS1320 OHS8320
Corequisites: None

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Credit transfer

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Start Date: Jan. 10, 2022
End date: Apr. 23, 2022
Day/Time: Mon. 8:00am – 6:00pm Thurs. 12:00pm – 2:00pm
Delivery: Hybrid
Campus: Kitchener - Doon
Cost: $248.64

Registration dates

Not all courses are offered each term.

Spring 2022 registration opens February 7, 2022. Fall 2022 registration opens July 4, 2022.

Delivery options

In person: classes held in person on a campus/site in a classroom/lab/shop/studio for the course duration

Online - Asynchronous: ​100% online delivery with no assigned day or time requirements, independent course completion

Online - Synchronous: 100% online delivery with scheduled day and time course requirements

Hybrid: any combination of: in person, timetabled, on campus, online, and hyflex delivery