HSD 400

Policy in the Human Services

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0

The objectives of this course are to provide an introduction to the main organizational structures of, and stages in, the social policy making process in Canada; to strengthen skills in the analysis of policies and programs in Canadian human services; to critically examine different ideologies and theories through which the welfare state has been examined in various countries, and to develop an appreciation of the interdisciplinary nature of social policy as a field of academic and applied activity.

Undergraduate course in Human and Social Development offered by the Interdisciplinary Courses in the Faculty of Human and Social Development.

Summer Fall Spring

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