The Bachelor of Applied Child Studies program draws on the disciplines of early childhood education, disability studies, social work, child and youth care, and business.
The interdisciplinary educational program in the applied degree combines theoretical knowledge with practical skills to prepare students to take leadership roles in the provision of services for children and families in community settings.
Below is the list of courses required to complete the Bachelor of Applied Child Studies degree program and is effective Fall 2013.
|CHST 1101||Professional Preparation|
|CHST 2010||Directed Field Studies|
|CHST 2203||Child and Youth Human Rights|
|CHST 2211||Disabling Conditions|
|CHST 2241||Observing Children in Play-Based Settings|
|CHST 2281||Introduction to Child Focused Services|
|CHST 2283||Supporting Children Through Play|
|CHST 3010||Directed Field Studies II|
|CHST 3301||Policies and Issues|
|CHST 3303||Working with Families|
|CHST 3305||Diversity Issues|
|CHST 3307||Community Development|
|CHST 3309||Interviewing Skills|
|CHST 3311||Program Planning and Evaluation|
|CHST 3381||Children and Youth at Risk|
|CHST 4401||Working With Groups|
|CHST 4403||Community Based Research|
|CHST 4405||Ethics and Ethical Issues|
|CHST 4407||Management and Leadership|
|CHST 4441||Observing Specialized Services for Children and Youth|
|CHST 4481||Children's Mental Health Interventions|