This course focuses on the development of self-awareness, increased understanding of others and development of effective interpersonal communication skills that can be used in a variety of care-giving contexts. Students will be encouraged to become more aware of the impact of their own communication choices and patterns. They will have the opportunity to develop and use communication techniques that demonstrate personal awareness, respect and active listening skills.
Course code: HRCA 1105
Length: 60 hours
PrerequisitesAdmission to the Health Care Assistant/ESL program
CorequisitesELSK 0701, HRCA 1103, HRCA 1120, HRCA 1122, HRCA 1130, HRCA 1140
* 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.