Counselling in Multicultural
The course provides an understanding of the cultural context of relationships, issues and trends in a multicultural and diverse society related to such factors as culture, ethnicity, nationality, age, gender, sexual orientation, mental and physical characteristics, education, family values, religious and spiritual values, socioeconomic status and unique characteristics of individuals, couples, families, ethnic groups, and communities.
The course focuses on helping students understand and gain awareness of issues and topics related to cultural and social diversity. Readings from texts, professional journal articles, reflections, discussion, and an experiential project will be utilized to meet course objectives.
The course syllabus is an important document for knowing the course requirements and policies. It is the student’s responsibility to read and be aware of the policies contained in the syllabus. If the student does not understand any part of this document, it is the student’s responsibility to ask the lecturer for clarification.
Students will need to check their individual email accounts for course-related information; announcements, course materials updates and possible adjustments to the schedule.