Supportive Care in a Community-Based Setting

Code: PSW1035

Course description

In the context of interprofessional collaborative teams, learners will explore how supportive care needs change over the course of the lifespan. Through interactive practice-based application scenarios learners will strengthen their capacity to conduct and act upon their thorough observational assessments and analyses. They will practice hands-on skills that focus on person and family-centred care and are related to the roles and responsibilities of the personal support worker in a community-based setting.

Course details

Hours: 21
Credits: 2
Prerequisites: PSW1025
Corequisites: None

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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.

Fall 2021 registration opens July 5, 2021. Winter 2022 registration opens November 1, 2021.