This course examines the broad field of developmental disabilities from many perspectives. Topics covered include: historical perspectives; changing attitudes to developmental disabilities; laws protecting people with intellectual disabilities; causes, prevention and emerging research; advocacy, growth, inclusion, and empowerment of people with developmental disabilities; issues facing families with members who are intellectually disabled; and inclusive education.
Contact: Faculty of Social & Community Services
416.675.6622 ext. 3335
Courses may not be offered each semester. To verify whether this course is being offered this semester and the fees, please contact the Registrar's Office at 416-675-5000 or check the website http://humber.ca/search/ce/courses.html for further information.