The course will employ a variety of instructional methods to accomplish its objectives, including some of the following: lectures, simulated interview assignments, written assignments, case analysis, group discussion, role plays, in-class examinations, seminar presentations and audio-visual material.
Evaluation will be carried out in accordance with Douglas College policy. Evaluation will be based on the course objectives. The instructor will provide a written course outline with specific evaluation criteria at the beginning of the semester.
An example of a possible evaluation scheme would be:
|Role plays and group exercises||20%|
|Critical Thinking Portfolio||10%|
At the conclusion of the course the successful student will be able to:
Textbooks and Materials to be Purchased by Students:
Texts and materials will be chosen from resources such as those in the following list.
Custom course materials including journal articles and case analyses will be required by the instructor.
The Skilled Helper: A Problem-Management and Opportunity-Development Approach to Helping, (2019) (11th Ed.), by G. Egan and R. Reese. Cengage Education Ltd
Conflict Resolution for the Helping Professions, (2016), by A.E. Barsky. Oxford University Press.
Tactical Interpersonal Communication Skills for Justice Studies and Emergency Services Training, (2005), by J. Harper, Nelson Education Ltd.
Elements of Crisis Intervention: Crises and How to Respond to Them, (2011), (3rd Ed.) by J.L. Greenstone and S.C. Leviton. Brooks/Cole.
Minimum 45 credits including CRIM 2140
Courses listed here must be completed either prior to or simultaneously with this course:
Courses listed here are equivalent to this course and cannot be taken for further credit:
This course is not required for any other course.
|Institution||Transfer Details||Effective Dates|
|Athabasca University (AU)||AU COMM 2XX (3)||2011/09/01 to -|
|Langara College (LANG)||LANG CRIM 2XXX (3)||2011/09/01 to -|
|Simon Fraser University (SFU)||SFU CRIM 2XX (3)||2011/09/01 to -|
|Thompson Rivers University (TRU)||TRU CRIM 3XXX (3)||2011/09/01 to -|
|Trinity Western University (TWU)||TWU HUMA 3XX (3)||2012/01/01 to -|
|University of British Columbia - Okanagan (UBCO)||UBCO SOCI 2nd (3)||2011/09/01 to -|
|University of British Columbia - Vancouver (UBCV)||No credit||2011/09/01 to -|
|University of the Fraser Valley (UFV)||UFV CRIM 265 (3)||2011/09/01 to -|
|University of Victoria (UVIC)||UVIC SOSC 2XX (1.5)||2011/09/01 to -|