Students continue to receive professional communication and study skills instruction as they build on the skills of a Health Care Assistant. Professional communication and study skills are developed in conjunction with topics in the Health Care Assistant Term 2 curriculum through real-world communication tasks relevant to the healthcare setting including clinical. Students' professional communication skills are enhanced in class and in clinical while providing care for clients in a complex care setting. Students continue to develop their intercultural competence to support success in their studies and the workplace in a Canadian setting. Upon completion of HRCA 1133, students have the fundamental communication skills required to provide personal care for clients in a complex care setting and begin to interact professionally and appropriately with clients and health team members.
Course code: HRCA 1261
Length: 60.0 hours
* Fees are approximate and subject to change. Students are required to pay any applicable fee increases. Fees listed are for domestic students. For international programs, visit VCC International.
† This information is intended as a guideline only. Program and course details are subject to change with the approval of VCC's Board of Governors.