Preparation for Professional Practice

Course Code CYWP-114
Lecture hours per week
Lab hours per week
Course Availability: Open
Description: This course is designed to assist students in preparing for fieldwork placement and explores the Child & Youth Worker as a professional within the context of performance standards, code of ethics, self awareness, professional identity and professional advocacy. Particular emphasis is placed on the students’ own growth and development as a professional person with a focus on the responsibility, accountability and professional commitment expected of the Child & Youth Worker.  Skills for written work, verbal communication, goal setting and reflective practice are also advanced throughout the course.