Health Science 161

HSCI 161 Information and Referral: Understanding Community Resources

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Course Description

An overview of key human services resources in San Mateo County. Covers the following resources: emergency, alcohol and drug, children's/youth services, disabilities, education, employment and training, financial assistance, food programs, health, housing, immigration, legal, seniors, recreation and mental health. Access, eligibility, funding, referral and assessment techniques are examined.

Units: 1

Degree Credit
Letter Grade
Open Entry/Open Exit

  • Homework hours/semester: 32-36
  • Lecture hours/semester: 16-18
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Recommended: None

Transfer Credit: CSU