Intro to Dev. Services

Intro to Dev. Services

DEVS 1019

Students are introduced to a wide variety of topics that are fundamental to the developmental services field. The history of attitudes, services and supports, legislation, Scope of Practice, Developmental Services Worker Code of Ethics, and indigenous and international perspectives regarding inclusive rights and services are examined. The development of a philosophy of care and support that reflects the core values of inclusive community, advocacy, value-based support and person directed planning is encouraged.

Credits

3

Course Hours

42

Students registering for credit courses for the first time must declare a program at the point of registration. Declaring a program does not necessarily mean students must complete a program, individual courses may be taken for skill improvement and upgrading.

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