Course Category: Education | Level 4 Course
Course Code: EDU 401
Instructor: Anse Hadia Zarzour
Length: 1 term (14 weeks)
Course Dates: September 11 - December 11, 2019
Timings: Thursdays, 7:30 pm CST/1:30 am UK Click here to convert to your own time zone.
Classes last approximately 1.5 hours each. Live attendance is not required but recommended whenever possible. Recordings of the sessions will be made available for registered students who cannot attend live.
Daylight savings time will go into effect in the United States on Sunday, November 3rd, 2019. Depending on where you live, this may or may not affect your class timing. In countries where DST is not applied at all, class will be one hour later starting November 3rd.
Prerequisites: Students should be women above the age of 17.
class is designed to prepare future religious leaders to effectively understand
and respond to psycho-social issues in their community. The course will orient
students to provide preliminary counseling to individuals and families. It will
provide a framework for building a trusting relationship, setting safe and
healthy boundaries, developing effective listening skills, identifying and
managing crisis situations, increasing awareness of limitations/boundaries,
understanding mandated reporting, and screening and identifying potential
serious mental health issues. In addition, the course will familiarize students
with resources and referrals to mental health professionals in situations when
a licensed professional is required.
Course Requirements: Students are expected to attend the weekly online lectures, complete one or more weekly assignments, read the assigned material, write one research paper, and review and sit for a final exam.
Registration Fee: Non-refundable, non-transferable
Students will have access to course forums, recordings, and files until the first day of the next term.
$200.00 (not including the cost of the course materials)
$20.00 late registration fee after September 7th (if seats are available)
Scholarships and auditing are not available for Level 3 & 4 courses.
Students are responsible for ordering their textbooks before the start of class. Ribaat textbooks are available to enrolled students at a discounted rate through Daybreak Press Global Bookshop. Once enrolled, students will have access to the discount code through the course forum.
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