|Faculty:||School of Health and Community Studies (Ottawa)
|Description:||The Social Service Worker program at Algonquin College prepares students to work effectively with disadvantaged individuals, groups and communities in a variety of social service settings.
This two-year Ontario College Diploma program prepares students to work effectively with disadvantaged individuals, groups and communities. The program consists of four levels where learning occurs in both the classroom and practical settings. The curriculum includes courses in social service worker methods, social welfare systems, addictions, community development and the humanities. In order to gain exposure to working with a wide range of client groups, students are required to complete field placements in Levels 02, 03 and 04.
|Cost per year:*||
Amounts include tuition fee, program specific lab and material fees, applicable eText fees, Students` Association fees and compulsory ancillary fees.
The program is an etext program. Textbook costs are included in your fees. Supplies cost approximately $1,000 in the first year and $400 in the second year.