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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Delivery Options

Classroom Delivery: In-person instruction that takes place at a college campus.
Online Delivery: Content is delivered entirely online through self-directed components, allowing you the flexibility to learn anytime from wherever you are.
Remote Delivery: Technology-enabled virtual instruction that takes place outside of a physical classroom. Remote delivery includes some form of scheduled real-time virtual classes or drop-in times, as well as self-directed components.
Hybrid Delivery: Instruction that includes a combination of online or remote delivery, and some classroom activities.

Registration dates

Not all courses are offered each term.

Winter 2022 registration opens November 1, 2021. Spring 2022 registration opens February 7, 2022.