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Through theoretical analyses and case studies this course makes cross-cultural comparisons to provide an understanding of variations in the structure and meaning of mate selection, marriage relations, forms of domestic organizations, child-rearing, the sexual division of labour, property and inheritance found in various social and economic...

Credits:
3.0

Analysis of how the Canadian working class has organized itself under capitalism in its various stages of development. This course will familiarize you with the impact of industrialization, uneven economic development, short and long term industrial growth. Quality of life, the Trade Union Movement and political consciousness will also be...

Credits:
3.0

This course examines Canadian social problems and developments from a sociological perspective, which includes differing social classes, regions and ethnic groups from across Canada. (3,0,0)

Credits:
3.0

This course emphasizes work patterns, incomes, education and levels of social and economic inequalities in Canada. (3,0,0)

Credits:
3.0

This course provides an examination of deviant behaviour as a social phenomenon. The course will use concrete examples of deviance to explain, analyze and assess traditional and modern perspectives of deviance. (3,0,0)

Credits:
3.0

This course examines criminal behaviour in Canadian society from both a sociological and historical framework. Students will assess and examine various research methodologies and the framework of the criminal justice system. Readings and discussion will encourage specific examination of areas such as violent, property and corporate crime. (3,0,...

Credits:
3.0

This course presents a sociological study of community. It will present some of the major theoretical approaches used in studying community and relate them to research and applied interests. Special attention is given to issues of gender, race, ethnicity and social class. A research component will be part of this course to assist students in...

Credits:
3.0

This course is a sociological introduction to rural communities. Theoretical approaches to understanding rural communities are presented. One general emphasis will be on the sustainability of rural communities. This course will emphasize some local problems specific to rural communities in our region and explore possibilities for social change...

Credits:
3.0

This course is an introduction to environmental sociology. Environmental sociology focuses on the interaction of human society with the natural environment. The course highlights the social organization involved in environmental problems and responses to them. Various sociological perspectives are used to analyze the social organization of...

Credits:
3.0

Why do some teachers enjoy peaceful, orderly classrooms while other teachers face daily discipline battles? The answer is that many teachers have not been taught the secrets to solving discipline problems. This course reveals those secrets and presents a step-by-step approach to effective, positive classroom discipline.Teachers continually rate...

Times:
  • Online at www.ed2go.com/nwcc

Social Science 040, Canada and the Contemporary World, is the equivalent of the Grade 11 Social Studies and is an elective course for an Adult Graduation Diploma. In this course, students will examine the major issues in Canada from 1900 to present.

Credits:
5.0

This is an introductory course that includes classroom instruction and practical experience. Personal protection, chainsaw handling and safe practices are covered. Regular chainsaw maintenance, troubleshooting and minor onsite repairs are also covered.

Hours: 8

Price: $245.75

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Times:
  • HAZ Oct 5 (2018) 8:30am-5pm
  • SMI Oct 22 (2018) 8:30am-5pm

This course introduces the student to the basic processes and content of effective communication. It defines concepts such as self-concept, perception, non-verbal communication and self-awareness. This course is geared toward the Human Service student but may be of interest to those with more advanced training interested in improving their...

Credits:
3.0

This course introduces the student to various helping skills. It identifies helping strategies and provides opportunity for the practical application of these skills through role play and structured exercises. Individuals already employed in the social service may find this course beneficial as a refresher course in helping skills.

Credits:
3.0

This course introduces the student to the variety of social and related services provided in the community. Students will have the opportunity of communicating with representatives from social service and related agencies and to develop their awareness as social service worker students. Presentations and discussions with guest speakers as well...

Credits:
3.0

This course is designed to continue the preparation of the SSW student for a Block Practicum. It includes further study into the agencies and facilities in the community. The focus of the total program is on networking to ensure the student works in partnership with other agencies, community support groups and professionals in the field.

Credits:
3.0

This course is a full-time placement at an approved agency following the completion of the academic semester. This practicum will allow the student to become thoroughly acquainted with the functions of the agency and to learn to work within the structure of the agency in a social service worker capacity.

Credits:
3.0

This course will provide the student with a basic understanding of group work, theory and practice. Topics of study include the various types of groups, group leadership, stages of group development, ethical issues and cultural issues. Students will research groups, facilitate and participate in a group.

Credits:
3.0

This course examines the historical development of crisis intervention practice and theory.
Several models of crisis intervention are presented with an analysis of their application to
particular areas and fields. Approaches commonly used in working with individuals, families and
communities in crisis (e.g suicide, trauma,...

Credits:
3

This course will introduce the student to the theory and practice of community development. It is a continuation of a series of courses in the theory and practice of helping: interpersonal communication, helpings skills and group work. A social systems perspective will be used to examine how social change is initiated, supported and maintained...

Credits:
3.0

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