Faculty of Medicine at the University of Calgary

Faculty of Medicine
Office of Admissions, G302 Health Sciences Centre, 3330 Hospital Drive N.W.
Calgary, AB
Canada T2N 4N1

Disability and Community Studies

Program Information
Faculty: Faculty of Medicine
Degree: Master
Field of Study: Community Health Services/Liaison/CounsellingRehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions, Other
Description This course-based Master's program is designed for experienced professionals from a number of disciplines and professions who are interested in providing leadership and innovation in community-based practice. Fields of practice include: Return to work; Case management Community support and care services; Policy development an systems change; and Specific target populations such as community mental health, acquired brain injury and developmental disabilities. This program is based on a ‘work-study' model which involves some components delivered via distance and some components in a face-to-face format. Each year's student group become part of learning ‘cohorts' along with students in the MSc thesis route (CRDS specialization) who take some of the same courses.
Website: Disability and Community Studies at Faculty of Medicine at the University of Calgary
Course Based? Yes
Length: 2 Year(s)
Cost per year:
Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  • Statement of Research Interests
  • Work Experience

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Last Updated: August 18, 2012