Program Calendar (2017/18)
HSWR-101 - Disability Studies
|HSWR-101||Disability Studies||3 - credits||$187.44|
This course is designed to introduce students to relevant physical, mental, emotional, and health conditions that might result in disability. The causes, interventions and effects of a disabling condition on the individual, family, and community are examined as well as changing values and practices. We explore the impact of poverty, deinstitutionalization, unemployment, and isolation on the lives of people labeled as disabled. This course focuses on specific disabling conditions prevalent in the field of human service.
Prerequisites: Minimum 65% in English 12 or equivalent (refer to Course Equivalency information on the College website).
Delivery Method: Online
Credits: 3 | Length: 45 hours | Course Outline for HSWR-101
HSWR-101 Disability Studies can be found in the following programs: