IX. Degree Programs

Bachelor of Applied Science (BASc.) - Major Family and Community Social Services - Social Service Workers' Diploma

Family & Community Social Services - Schedule of Studies

Note: All courses are weighted 0.50 credits unless noted otherwise.

Semester 1

AHSS*1110 [0.50] Introductory Psychology: Dynamics
AHSS*1130 [0.50] Principles of Sociology
AHSS*1190 [0.50] The Political Process & Social Work
FCSS*1000 [0.50] Social Work in Canada
0.50 electives

Semester 2

AHSS*1200 [0.50] Issues in Social Welfare
AHSS*2040 [0.50] Early and Middle Childhood Development
AHSS*2120 [0.50] Couple and Family Dynamics
FCSS*1010 [0.50] Social Issues and Social Environments
FCSS*1020 [0.50] Interpersonal Communication Skills

Semester 3

FCSS*2000 [0.50] Counselling I: Theory and Practice
FCSS*2010 [0.50] Working with High Risk Populations
FCSS*2020 [0.50] Introduction to Field Practicum
FCSS*2050 [0.50] Human Sexuality
SCMA*2040 [0.50] Research Methods for Social Science

Semester 4

AHSS*2080 [0.50] Ethical and Professional Issues in Human Services
AHSS*2090 [0.50] Supporting Families: Research and Applications
FCSS*2040 [0.75] Foundation Practicum I
FCSS*3040 [0.50] Counselling II: Theory and Practice
0.50 electives

Semester 5

AHSS*3020 [0.50] Working with Communities
AHSS*3040 [0.50] Foundations of Social Gerontology
FCSS*3001 [0.75] Intermediate Practicum
SCMA*3040 [0.50] Quantitative Methods for Social Science
0.50 electives

Semester 6

FCSS*3002 [0.75] Intermediate Practicum
FCSS*3010 [0.50] Working With Groups: Theory and Practice
FCSS*3020 [0.50] Developing a Culturally Sensitive Practice
FCSS*3060 [0.50] Crisis Intervention: Theory and Practice
0.50 electives

Semester 7

FCSS*4000 [0.50] Family Theory and Therapy
FCSS*4010 [0.50] Agency Admin. & Community Relations
FCSS*4021 [1.00] Advanced Practicum
FCSS*4030 [0.50] Social Work and the Law

Semester 8

FCSS*4022 [1.00] Advanced Practicum
FCSS*4040 [0.50] Empowerment Oriented Case Management
FCSS*4060 [0.50] Family Mediation & Conflict Resolution
0.50 electives
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