Social Service (388.A0)


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  • Program organisation
  • Formula:
    - Regular: 3 years, Intensive: 2 years
  • Sessions:
    - Regular: 6, Intensive: 6
  • Mode:
    - On-site
    - Online
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  • Next cohort
  • Winter 2023
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  • Training location
  • - Campus Gatineau

About

Are you a person of action? Do you want to become an agent of social change through concrete actions?

This program will allow you to intervene as a counsellor, intermediary, mediator, protector, agent of social change or community representative. You will be able to work with families, individuals, groups or communities who are facing difficult social and personal realities, to help them live better on a daily basis.

Exclusive! You can complete your training in only 2 years.

Collège Universel offers you the opportunity to complete the DCS in Social Service in an intensive program. You will be able to complete the program in only two years and acquire, in a shorter period of time but with the same efficiency, all the skills you need to start your career. A special schedule and the renowned support of our faculty will allow you to have an enriching experience in this stimulating program.

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Possibility of financial support from the Government of Quebec for eligible candidates. Certain conditions apply.


Link to Services Québec :
Services en ligne – Aide à l’emploi | Gouvernement du Québec (quebec.ca)

5 Reasons to choose this program :

  • 1Intensive DCS (2 years) and regular DCS (3 years) formulas available.
  • 2Develop your skills in conducting interviews, facilitating focus groups and implementing exciting projects.
  • 3Complete three or four day internships in targeted professional settings according to your needs and interests.
  • 4Access to social work professionals who are willing to share their knowledge and experience with you.
  • 5 Benefit from privileged contacts with the practice community.

The Social Work Techniques program will allow you to work with people experiencing social problems such as abuse, domestic violence, etc. By correctly assessing problematic situations and developing solutions adapted to different situations, you will learn to intervene effectively with people in need.

Job opportunities
Social Work Technician Substance Abuse Worker Probation officer Social and community worker
Compensation officer Social worker Socio-economic assistance officer

To secure your seat in the Social Service program, you must meet the general admission requirements of the Ministère de l’Éducation et de l’Enseignement supérieur du Québec at the college level, and you must also satisfactorily complete a questionnaire designed to highlight your aptitudes and attitude towards the profession.

Session I Session II Session III
435 hours 435 hours 450 hours
GENERAL AND SPECIFIC COURSES
  • Forms of Discourse (60 h)
  • Philosophy: Knowledge (60 h)
  • Physical Activity and Efficiency (30 h)
  • Introduction to Social Work (60 h)
  • Helping Relationships 1 (60 h)
  • Needs and resources of the person 1 (60 h)
  • Social problems 1: poverty, marginality and social exclusion (60 h)
  • Group facilitation (45 h)
  • Introduction to College English (60 h)
  • Philosophy: Humanities - World Views (45 h)
  • Physical Activity and Health (30 h)
  • Community Social Action (60 h)
  • Helping Relationships 2 (60 h)
  • Personal Needs and Resources 2 (60 h)
  • Self-awareness, life skills and internship preparation (60 h)
  • Social intervention with groups (60 h)
  • Litterary Genres (60 h)
  • Physical activity and autonomy (30 h)
  • Intervention internship (315 h)
Session IV Session V Session VI
465 hours 405 hours 480 hours
  • Literary Themes (60 h)
  • Philosophy: Ethical Issues (45 h)
  • English (45 h)
  • Complementary course (45 h)
  • Social intervention with families (60 h)
  • Introduction to social research (45 h)
  • Ethics and reflective practice (60 h)
  • Social Problems 2: Mental Health (60 h)
  • Social Problems 3: Addictions (45 h)
  • New Social Practices 1 (45 h)
  • English (45 h)
  • Complementary course (45 h)
  • Social entrepreneurship, project development and internship preparation (75 h)
  • Social intervention in a socio-legal context (45 h)
  • Social Problems 4: Deviance, Violence and Social Reintegration (45 h)
  • Crisis Intervention (60 h)
  • Social Legislation and Advocacy (45 h)
  • New Social Practices 2 (45 h)
  • Integration internship (420 h)
  • Integrated approach to social intervention (60 h)
DCS in Social Service - Regular( 6 sessions - 3 years)
Admission fees Annual registration fees Tuition fees per session
Quebec Students
Tuition fees per session
Canadian students not resident in Quebec
Tuition fees per session
International Students
50 $ 200 $ 1 470 $ 3 213 $ 6 081 $
DCS in Social Service - Intensive ( 6 sessions - 2 years)
Admission fees Annual registration fees Tuition fees per session
Quebec Students
Tuition fees per session
Canadian students not resident in Quebec
Tuition fees per session
International Students
Session d'autonome 50 $ 200 $ 1 470 $ 3 213 $ 6 081 $
Session d'hiver 50 $ 200 $ 1 470 $ 3 213 $ 6 081 $
Session d'été 50 $ 200 $ 919 $ 2 662 $ 5 342 $
*These amounts are established for the 2022-23 school year. They are subject to change.
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