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HMSV 100 Introduction to Human Services

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Course Description

An introductory course for students interested in a career in Human Services. The Human Services field provides services to those in need thus meeting the challenges of social issues and concerns locally and statewide. The course covers the history of Human Services, types of functions of Human Services agencies, careers in Human Services, skills utilized in the Human Services Professions, ethics, current trends and issues, human need theory, and self support techniques for Human Services workers.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU