Behavioural Science - Technician

2 years Ontario College Diploma

3 years Ontario College Advanced Diploma

Real-world experience through several field placements and seminars

Overview

Starting in Fall 2020!

Train for a career in a growing field of study. This specialized program will train you to become a behaviour analyst, skilled in the theory and technique of behaviour analysis and modification. Graduates are qualified to work in a number of settings working with individuals or groups with mental health issues, autism or other developmental disabilities, or who are in need of crisis intervention.

Your Future Career

  • Individual and family services
  • Residential care or group homes
  • Public administration
  • Government
  • Correctional facilities

What You Learn (2 year)

  • Children, youth, and older persons’ mental health
  • Behavioural assessment and techniques
  • Autism and developmental disabilities
  • Acquired brain injuries
  • Crisis intervention
  • Cognitive behaviour

OSSD or equivalent, ENG4C or ENG4U, Gr 11 or 12 Science (C or U), Gr 11 Math (C, U or M)

If English is not your first language you must provide proof of English competency. View current English Language Proficiency Requirements.

Academic Upgrading

Semester 1

CMM125 Communication I
PSY200 Lifespan Development
HSP170 Evaluating Information
HSP155 Family Dynamics
GENED Gen Ed Elective - Online (BHT Sem 1)
ABA100 Foundational Concepts of ABA

Semester 2

CMM230 Workplace Communications
MHA113 Older Persons' Mental Health
MHA123 Children & Youth Mental Health
GENED Gen Ed Elective - Online (BHT Sem 2)
ABA105 Behavioural Assessment & Techniques I
ABA110 Autism & Developmental Disabilities (7 wks)
ABA115 Aquired Brain Injuries (7 wks)

Semester 3

MHA241 Relapse Prevention and Wellness (7weeks)
MHA000 Crisis Intervention (7weeks)
HSP105 Interviewing & Helping Skills I
MHA001 Cognitive Behavioural Techniques
ABA200 Legislation & Policy
ABA205 Professional Ethics
ABA210 Behavioural Assessment & Techniques II
ABA215 Field Placement Prep

Semester 4

ABA220 Field Placement I
ABA225 Field Placement Seminar I
ABA230 Interventions: Acquisition & Reduction Strategies
ABA235 Community Integration
GENED Gen Ed Elective - Online (BHT Sem 4)

Semester 5

ABA300 Forensics & Risk Assessment
ABA305 Research & Statistics
ABA310 Group Behavioural Therapy
MHA235 Basic Pharmacology for Mental Health
ABA315 Special Populations
ABA320 Field Placement Prep II

Semester 6

ABA325 Field Placement II
ABA330 Field Placement Seminar II
ABA335 Advanced Issues
ABA340 Study/Research Project
ABA345 Transition to Practice

Ancillary fees have been reviewed as a result of COVID-19 and alternative service and program delivery plans. For current ancillary fees details please see https://www.canadorecollege.ca/get-started/money/fees-and-expenses

2020-2021 2 years Ontario College Diploma

College Drive Campus – Domestic
Year Tuition Ancillary Fees Material Fee Trip Fee Total
1 $2720.24 $1234.09 - - $3954.33
2 $2720.24 $1094.09 - - $3814.33

2020-2021 2 years Ontario College Diploma

College Drive Campus – International
Year Tuition Ancillary Fees Material Fee Trip Fee Total
1 $12795.66 $1813.09 - - $14608.75
2 $12795.66 $1673.09 - - $14468.75

2020-2021 3 years Ontario College Advanced Diploma

College Drive Campus – Domestic
Year Tuition Ancillary Fees Material Fee Trip Fee Total
1 $2720.24 $1234.09 - - $3954.33

2020-2021 3 years Ontario College Advanced Diploma

College Drive Campus – International
Year Tuition Ancillary Fees Material Fee Trip Fee Total
1 $12795.66 $1813.09 - - $14608.75
2 $12795.66 $1673.09 - - $14468.75
3 $12795.66 $1673.09 - - $14468.75

Check out the Campus Bookstore to not only purchase your textbooks but also view your book list before the semester starts. 


Canadore College will implement Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) in Fall 2020 to enhance students’ learning experience in and out of the classroom and to ensure student flexibility in learning. To learn more about BYOD and to find out what is required for your program, please visit https://www.canadorecollege.ca/BYOD

Ontario College Diploma

Ontario College Advanced Diploma

Learning outcomes represent culminating demonstrations of learning and achievement. In addition, learning outcomes are interrelated and cannot be viewed in isolation of one another. As such, they should be viewed as a comprehensive whole. They describe performances that demonstrate that significant integrated learning by graduates of the program has been achieved.

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