You will study aspects of professionalism as it relates to the role of a person working in the rehabilitation field. You will examine the impact of ethics and the application of ethical principles in decision making, accountability, confidentiality and resolution of ethical dilemmas. You will be introduced to legislation that governs employer/employee relationships as well as legislation providing for the rights of individuals with disabilities. You will study cultural diversity and the importance of cultural sensitivity in the workplace.
Saskatchewan Polytechnic serves 27,000 distinct students through applied learning opportunities at campuses in Moose Jaw, Prince Albert, Regina and Saskatoon, and through extensive distance education opportunities. Programs serve every economic and public service sector. As a polytechnic, the organization provides the depth of learning appropriate to employer and student need, including certificate, diploma and degree programs, and apprenticeship training. Saskatchewan Polytechnic engages in applied research, drawing on faculty expertise to support innovation by employers, and providing students the opportunity to develop critical thinking skills.