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This course takes a positive approach to managing challenging behaviours of children with special needs in the classroom through effective assessment, intervention and guidance strategies. The characteristics and needs of children with health related disabilities are identified, and methods to promote physical and emotional well-being for...

Credits:
3.0

This three-credit course, consisting of four hands-on workshops taught by industry professionals, will assist students in developing a paraprofessional “toolkit” for working with children with special needs in the school system. Workshops include: Roles and Responsibilities of Special Education Assistants, Time and Stress Management, Overview...

Credits:
3.0

This three-credit course focuses on methods of effective practice for paraprofessionals in special education. Consisting of six hands-on workshops taught by industry professionals, the course assists student in developing a paraprofessional “toolkit” for working with children with special needs in the school system. Workshops include: Autism...

Credits:
3.0

This 90-hour practicum prepares students for work as special education assistants in the school system by integrating theory with practical experience. Practicum I emphasizes beginning competencies for SEA’s working in the classroom environment including skills in observing and recording, guiding and caring, and collaboration. Nine hours of...

Credits:
3.0

This 90-hour practicum continues to prepare students for work as special education assistants in the school system by integrating theory with practical experience.  Practicum II emphasizes competencies for SEA’s working in the classroom environment with a focus on augmentative communication and curriculum modification and adaptation skills....

Credits:
3.0

Master your digital camera and learn the secrets behind outstanding photos! Whether you have a digital SLR, a point-and-shoot camera, or something in between, you'll learn how to use it the way you want to in this hands-on course!  You also have the opportunity to have your lesson assignments critiqued by our knowledgeable teaching team of...

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This course will introduce students to the role natural and cultural resource technicians and Guardian Watchmen will play in the protection of and sustainable use of natural and cultural resources in British Columbia using the specific examples from the locations of course delivery. The course will include varied resource planning examples and...

This course will introduce students to the principles of ecology using Forest Ecosystems as an example. Students will be made aware of ecosystem processes within the forest and the forest riparian interface. Students will learn to identify important plants (indicator species) relating to the Biogeoclimatic Ecosystem Classification. As well the...

This course builds on students current skills in map and chart reading, use of aerial photos and GPS relevant to Guardian Watchmen duties and responsibilities. Topics covered include, reading and interpreting forest cover and other land-based maps, reading and utilizing Nautical Charts, stereoscopic viewing and interpretation of air photos, and...

This foundational course will provide students with an introduction to local First Nations culture and local knowledge of the north and central coasts of British Columbia. It will provide a pre-contact and historical context of First Nations communities, while developing a personal and regional awareness. The effects of colonialism on the...

This Students will be introduced to the traditional territories of the North and central Coast of BC and will learn to identify Coastal Cultural/Archaeological Resources such as villages, house beams, culturally modified trees, petroglyphs, and other locally relevant features and sites through a combination of classroom activities, readings,...

This course will introduce students to the identification of plants traditionally and currently used by local First Nations people. Each student will contribute to an ethnobotanical herbarium through varying media and make a presentation on one specific plant identified by consultation with local knowledge keepers. Names for plants will be...

This course is designed to take the learner from the definition of law and its governing bodies through to the elements and procedures of law enforcement within a protected area/park environment. Topics covered: investigations, preventative law, emergencies, investigative report writing and statements.

This course provides students with the basic technical skills required to assist in the performance of environmental monitoring work as Guardian Watchmen. Students will compile a GWCH Reporting Manual that will cover a variety of potential incident reporting and/or resolutions.

This course will work with students to enhance computer, communication, and conflict resolution skills relevant to a natural and cultural resource technician and/or Guardian Watchmen.

In this professional development course for teachers, you’ll get the training you need to start teaching model drawing, the powerful Singapore Math strategy that gives word problems a visual context. As a teacher, you know that many students groan when it’s time to solve word problems. Why is that? Are the problems too difficult? Do students...

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This course is designed to provide the learner with the fundamental skills needed to build basic conversation. It will focus on Sm’algyax sounds, structure, vocabulary, grammar, phrases, and sentences. Throughout the course, songs, stories and games will be incorporated. This course will focus on the ability to hear the language and the...

Credits:
3.0

This course will continue to provide the learner with the fundamental skills needed to build basic conversation. It will continue to focus on Sm’algyax sounds, structure, vocabulary, grammar, phrases, and sentences. The learner will be introduced to the formal speech which involves the address at a feast. Throughout the course, songs, stories,...

Credits:
3.0

This course is designed to increase fluency in conversational ability, enhance pronunciation and comprehension skills, expand vocabulary, extend literacy and grammatical understanding, and further study of Ts’msyen traditional narratives, (adaawx). This course is organized around thematic units. Learning Sm’algyax, Language of the Ts’msyen,...

Credits:
3.0

This course is a continuation of Sm’algyax 201. It is designed to continue to increase conversational ability, enhance pronunciation and comprehension skills, expand vocabulary, extend literacy and grammatical understanding, and further study of Ts’msyen traditional narratives, (adaawx). This course is organized around thematic units. Learning...

Credits:
3.0

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