Children in Care and the Law

Course: FAM1067

Children and youth rely on their care providers to meet their physical, emotional and psychological needs. Students investigate the legal principles and concepts surrounding children in need of protection. Through case studies, assessments and in-class learning activities, students develop the knowledge and skills to recognize risk factors and assist in developing basic plans of service that focus on risk reduction, safety and optimum development of children and families involved with the child welfare system. Students become familiar with the Child and Family Services Act and accompanying regulations to enabling them to work with children at risk.

Prerequisites

ENL1813S AND FAM1058

WINTER 2017
Online LearningRequired Books for Online Learning
Section Date(s) ModePrice
800 Jan 10 - Apr 18Online$405.95 Register Online