Violence Against Women COUN 9059 Distance Learning Online OntarioLearn Email to a Friend OntarioLearn description: In this course, students learn theory and practical skills essential to assist women victims of violence. Students examine historical and social perspectives of violence against women; issues of power and authority within a feminist theoretical framework; different forms of violence against women, such as sexual violence and femicide; and women's varied experiences of violence (as impacted by race, class, sexual orientation, ability and age). Through a combination of case studies, literature and media analysis, group activities and discussion, practical demonstrations, role-plays, and community research students learn how to support women victims of violence, to assess women for risk of violence, to recommend personal safety plans, and to best advocate for appropriate and needed services. Note(s) Course Delivery Method: This is an online course delivered via OntarioLearn. Teacher support will be available via email, and technical support will be available via phone. Technical/Computer Requirements: Refer to the basic technology requirements for OntarioLearn online courses. Contact Information 416-415-5000, ext. 6543 email@example.com Course Section(s) Available CRN: S83877 Date(s) 12 May 2020 – 18 Aug 2020 Hours: 42 Fee: $433 Note: Registration Deadline: May 16 CRN is Closed Some courses require you to purchase a textbook. The cost of the textbook is not included in the course fee unless otherwise indicated. If there is a textbook assigned for this course, it will be listed on the bookstore website.