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2024 January Semester
Sep 23, 2023
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SOCW 630 - Communication Skills
This is an introductory course that aims to increase skills and analysis in the diverse cultural settings that are appropriate to social work among Indigenous peoples and remote, northern and rural communities. Learning to recognize the contradictions in people’s experiences and to maximize the possibilities, resources and strengths in their lives are critical aspects of a social worker’s practice. This course emphasizes the integration of interpersonal and analytical skills. Students learn effective helping strategies within a structural framework that acknowledges the influence of class, race and gender in shaping personal and social well-being. This course includes a skills laboratory.
Credits: 3.000

Levels: Graduate
Schedule Types: Lecture, Final Exam, Audio/Video, Lec/Lab/Tut Combination, Laboratory

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