2019-2020 Catalog 
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2019-2020 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

HUS 101 - Introduction to Human Services

Credit Hours 3
Lecture: 3 Lab: 0
This course will provide an introduction and an overview of the Human Services systems and will explore the role and function of the human service professional as well as Social Work.  Students will gain an understanding of the creation and historical development of the profession. Students will become familiar with historical and current legislation that affects services. Students will gain an understanding of how public and private attitudes influence legislation and the interpretation of policies implemented with the roles and functions of Human Services and workers. Course will also cover diversity of services available, intervention strategies, theoretical frameworks, and broader systems of social welfare. The course will also focus on NOHS and NASW ethical codes of conduct and their similarities and differences. Prerequisite(s): Placement into ENG 101 or minimum grade of “C” in one of the following:  ENG 021 and ENG 099 ; or ENG 022 and ENG 099 ; or the EAP course sequence ENG 079 and ENG 089 , or ENG 096 . 
Is course repeatable for credit? No
Variable Hour Exist No
Mode of Delivery
Traditional, Online

Is this a Human Relations/Diversity Course? No