- Experiential Learning Theory
- Popular Education
Networking in the Deaf Community:
- Culturally appropriate communication
- Power, privilege and oppression working within marginalized populations
- Reciprocity – what it looks like and how to participate
- Collaborating with peers
- Goal setting for ongoing growth and development
- Personal values and impact on professional interpersonal relationships
- Personal biases – identifying them and what to do about them
- Sharing in reflective discussions with peers, in ASL
- field work
- small group work
- guest speakers
- course readings/video
Assessment will be in accordance with the Douglas College Evaluation Policy. Evaluation will be based on a combination of individual and group work, and at the instructor’s discretion may include community projects, presentations, written assignments, papers, quizzes and/or exams.
A typical distribution of graded assignments follows:
- Field Research Group Project, Summary: 15%
- Field Research Group Project, Presentation: 15%
- Service Learning Log: 10%
- Written Reflections: 20%
- Reflections in ASL: 20%
- Professional Accountability: 20%
This is a letter graded course.
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:
- Define Experiential Learning Theory
- Identify the mutual benefits of service learning to students and community members
- Recognize the value of Popular Education learning principles
- Recognize the importance of reciprocity working within a marginalized community
- Establish and maintain appropriate professional boundaries
- Exhibit strong communication skills in both ASL and English
- Maintain cohesive working relationships while using ASL and English with a variety of language users
- Identify and reflect on own biases
- Use ASL to engage in seminar discussions about community learning experiences
A list of required and optional textbooks and materials is provided for students at the beginning of each semester.
No prerequisite courses.
No corequisite courses.
No equivalent courses.
Course Guidelines for previous years are viewable by selecting the version desired. If you took this course and do not see a listing for the starting semester / year of the course, consider the previous version as the applicable version.
|Institution||Transfer Details||Effective Dates|
|College of New Caledonia (CNC)||CNC CASS 188 (3) or CNC CASS 189 (3)||2021/09/01 to -|
|Simon Fraser University (SFU)||No credit||2021/09/01 to -|
|University Canada West (UCW)||UCW HUMN 2XX (3)||2021/09/01 to -|