Foundations of Settlement Workers

Code: OLRN1323

Course description

In this course, students are introduced to the role of the settlement worker and their scope of responsibilities. Throughout the course, students will explore confidentiality and privacy, settlement philosophies of best practices, legalities and role boundaries, case management, conflict resolution, cultural competency, cultural sensitivity, relationship building, and the expectations of the Settlement Worker.

Course details

Hours: 45
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Start Date
Start Date: Jan. 15, 2019
Delivery: Online
Campus: Online
Cost: $455.85
End date: Apr. 23, 2019
Hours: 45
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Equivalent to: None

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

Textbooks can be purchased from No substitutions unless otherwise stated.

Required textbook(s):

Textbook title: Unsettled Settlers Author: Soheila Pashang Publisher: NorthRose Associates Edition: 3rd ISBN: 9781897160909

Host college: FA

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