Wilfrid Laurier University Graduate Calendar - 2010/2011
Canadian Excellence

Human Service Organizations
0.5 Credit

A critical analysis of theory and practice in human service organizations with a goal of preparing students for leadership roles in community-based settings. Topics may include: budgets and grant writing, strategic planning, staff development and team building, supervision, working with community boards and volunteers, management and leadership styles, group dynamics, organizational climate and culture, and human service organizations' relation to community development initiatives.