Health & Healing (HRCA 1165)

This course provides students with the opportunity to develop a theoretical framework for practice.  Students will be introduced to the philosophical values and theoretical understandings that provide a foundation for competent practice as a Health Care Assistant.  The course focuses on concepts of caring and person-centred care; basic human needs and human development; body structure and function; family, culture and diversity as they relate to health and healing.  Students will also be introduced to a problem-solving model that will be critical to their practice.

 course outline

* Note: The CRNs listed below could be restricted to specific program areas.

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