HDFS 565 (1SY) - Introduction to Child Life

Introduction to Child Life

Durham   Health & Human Services :: Human Devel & Family Studies
Online Course Delivery Method: Scheduled meeting time, Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2021 - Full Term (02/01/2021 - 05/11/2021)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   12  
CRN: 52816
This course provides an introduction to the theory and practice of the child life profession and family centered care. Child life professionals work with children and adolescents facing acute, chronic, or life-threatening illness and traumatic injuries, and their families. Topics include children's emotional reactions to hospitalization, use of play, preparation for medical procedures, family support, and designing healing environments.
Department Approval Required. Contact Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Equivalent(s): SW 565
Only listed campus in section: Durham
Only listed majors in section: HUMDEVFAMST
Instructors: Trish Cox

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
2/1/2021 5/11/2021 T 2:10pm - 5:00pm ONLINE