CYC 100A

Introduction to Professional Child and Youth Care Practice: Part One

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0

Formerly: part of 100, 200.

Historical, contemporary, global and local conversations about the professional field of child and youth care and its diverse practices and contexts. Introduction to strength-based practice, inclusiveness, caring in context, normative development, and critical reflection. Emphasis on socially locating oneself, building relationships, processes of change, enhancing ethical discernment, promoting cultural competencies and a commitment to social justice, cultivating a professional orientation, and understanding theory in everyday practice.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of CYC 100A, CYC 100, CYC 200, CYC 200A, CYC 251.

Undergraduate course in Child and Youth Care offered by the School of Child and Youth Care in the Faculty of Human and Social Development.

Fall 2017 Spring 2018 Summer 2018

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