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Certificate (Cert.) Para Social Work & Community Practices (30 credits)

Offered by: Social Work     Degree: C-PSWC

Program Requirements

The Certificate in Para Social Work and Community Practices, offered in Nunavik, focuses on professional skills in well-established methods of practice with individuals, families, and groups in communities and organizations. Also included is essential training through field practice.

Required Courses (30 credits)

  • EDEC 289 Inuktitut Orthography and Grammar (3 credits)

    Offered by: Integrated Studies in Ed (Faculty of Education)

    Overview

    Curriculum and Instruction : Structure and morphology of Inuktitut for teachers working in that language. Use of orthography, both qaliujaaqpait (Roman script) and qaniujaaqpait (syllabics) as established by the Inuit Cultural Association.

    Terms: This course is not scheduled for the 2021-2022 academic year.

    Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2021-2022 academic year.

    • Prerequisite: Fluency in Inuktitut

    • Restrictions: Not open to students who have taken EDEE 249.

  • IDFC 300 Lean Operational Practices in Public Services (3 credits)

    Offered by: Social Work (Faculty of Arts)

    Overview

    IDFC : Lean principles and methods that can be applied to meet the demands for efficiency and quality in the public sector, encompassing a value-oriented approach to process improvement through waste elimination, flow, demand pull and perfection aiming to achieve operational excellence.

    Terms: This course is not scheduled for the 2021-2022 academic year.

    Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2021-2022 academic year.

    • This course will be delivered in Nunavik.

  • SWRK 319 Critical Thought and Ethics in Social Work (3 credits)

    Offered by: Social Work (Faculty of Arts)

    Overview

    Social Work : Use of theory and reflexivity to challenge the various ways knowing and practicing within social work. Critically engage and assess the theoretical basis of social work theories and knowledge acquired over the course of the program. Application of this knowledge to ethical dilemmas that arise in practice.

    Terms: Fall 2021

    Instructors: Maurer, Katherine; Mitchell, Nicole; Lateef, Rusan; David, Syndie (Fall)

    • Prerequisite: SWRK 219 or SWRK 325

    • Restriction: Only open to BSW U2 students. Not open to students who have taken SWRK 525.

  • SWRK 320 Practice with Individuals and Families 1 (3 credits)

    Offered by: Social Work (Faculty of Arts)

    Overview

    Social Work : Introduction to theories and techniques informing clinical social work practice with individual and family systems in a social context. Sexual orientation, race, class, gender, culture, ability and diverse family forms are integrated. Knowledge and skills required for assessment and treatment across a range of practice settings.

    Terms: Fall 2021

    Instructors: Boatswain-Kyte, Alicia; Mitchell, Nicole (Fall)

    • Restrictions: Limited to BSW U2 students. Not open to students who have taken SWRK 320 D1/D2 and SWRK 341.

  • SWRK 321 Introduction to Practice with Groups (3 credits)

    Offered by: Social Work (Faculty of Arts)

    Overview

    Social Work : Introduction to theories and techniques informing social work practice with groups. Emphasis on understanding group formation, assessment, and models of group intervention across a range of practice settings and with different populations.

    Terms: Fall 2021

    Instructors: Sirota-Frankel, Corrie (Fall)

    • Restrictions: Limited to BSW U2 students. Not open to students who have taken SWRK 321 D1/D2 and SWRK 376.

  • SWRK 322 Field Practice 1 (3 credits)

    Offered by: Social Work (Faculty of Arts)

    Overview

    Social Work : Supervised educational experiences in social work practice designed to integrate practice and theory.

    Terms: Fall 2021, Winter 2022, Summer 2022

    Instructors: Granner, Francine (Fall) Granner, Francine (Winter) Granner, Francine (Summer)

    • Restrictions: Limited to BSW students. Not open to students who have taken SWRK 355.

  • SWRK 323 Field Practice 2 (3 credits)

    Offered by: Social Work (Faculty of Arts)

    Overview

    Social Work : Supervised educational experiences in social work practice designed to integrate practice with theoretical knowledge.

    Terms: Fall 2021, Winter 2022, Summer 2022

    Instructors: Granner, Francine (Fall) Granner, Francine (Winter) Granner, Francine (Summer)

    • Prerequisite: SWRK 322

    • Restrictions: Limited to BSW students. Not open to students who have taken SWRK 356.

  • SWRK 326 Practice with Individuals and Families 2 (3 credits)

    Offered by: Social Work (Faculty of Arts)

    Overview

    Social Work : Advanced integration of theories and techniques informing clinical social work practice with individual and family systems in a social context. Sexual orientation, race, class, gender, culture, ability and diverse family forms are integrated. Knowledge and skills required for assessment and treatment across a range of practice settings.

    Terms: Winter 2022

    Instructors: McCrossin, Jeffrey; David, Syndie (Winter)

    • Prerequisite: SWRK 320

    • Restrictions: Limited to BSW U2 students. Not open to students who have taken SWRK 320 D1/D2 and SWRK 341.

  • SWRK 327 Approaches to Community Practice (3 credits)

    Offered by: Social Work (Faculty of Arts)

    Overview

    Social Work : A comparison of models of community practice in a variety of social settings. An analysis of practice assumptions and methods. Intervention strategies and methods from student practice will be discussed.

    Terms: This course is not scheduled for the 2021-2022 academic year.

    Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2021-2022 academic year.

    • Restrictions: Limited to BSW U2 students. Not open to students who have taken SWRK 321 D1/D2 and SWRK 467.

  • SWRK 344 Integrative Seminar 1 (3 credits)

    Offered by: Social Work (Faculty of Arts)

    Overview

    Social Work : Building on SWRK 222 Introduction to Practicum, the purpose of this integrative seminar is to facilitate links between theories, concepts and empirical findings introduced in coursework to observations and knowledge students garner from the field. This process will help students integrate their knowledge from the classroom and their experiences from the field into a useful and meaningful whole. In order to support the integration of theory, research and practice this seminar will also introduce students to principles and practices in field education that support student learning. In this way, students learn how they can maximize their field learning experiences.

    Terms: Winter 2022

    Instructors: Orzeck, Pam; Sirota-Frankel, Corrie; Trocmé, Nico (Winter)

    • Prerequisite: SWRK 322

    • Corequisite: SWRK 323, or with permission of the instructor.

Faculty of Arts—2021-2022 (last updated Sep. 1, 2021) (disclaimer)
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