Application of Theory to Practice

EACS 179 Application of Theory to Practice. This course provides an overview of the role of the Special Education Assistant and of the Community Support Worker. Codes of ethics, standards of practice, relevant policies and their application to practice are discussed as well as the practice of working as part of a multidisciplinary team. Content focuses on integration of relevant theory from other CCSW courses into practice to enhance theoretical learning. Students will develop short- and long-term professional goals and objectives and develop a professional portfolio in preparation for employment or continuing education.