HUMS 1560 Introduction to the Family in Human Service Practice (3,0,0)

Credits: 3 credits
Delivery: Campus

Students examine multiple family structures in Canadian society providing the groundwork for beginning practice with families in human service work. Personal values and perceptions related to traditional and non-traditional family types are explored. Topics include the current and historical social, political, cultural, and economic influences on today's families, family of origin and intergenerational trauma issues, family systems theory, and family communication patterns.
Prerequisite: Admission to the Human Service Diploma Program or Program Coordinator permission
Note: Students cannot receive credit for both ECED 2440 and HUMS 1560
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