Bachelor of Human Services Degree


Emphasis Areas

Note: Each Human Services degree (Associate of Applied Science and Bachelor of Human Services) requires a 6 credit emphasis area. Selected courses may only be used in one emphasis area.

The Human Services Department is making changes in emphasis area requirements. Please consult your advisor if you have any questions regarding choosing emphasis area courses.

General Human Services
Course No.Course Title
Credits
HUMS/PSY A153Human Relations
3
HUMS A256Groups & Organizations
3
HUMS A350Men and Masculinity
3
PSY A245Child Development
3
PSY A261Research Methods in Psychology
4
PSY A345Abnormal Psychology
3
SOC A202The Social Organization of Society
3
SOC A242An Introduction to Marriage, Family and Intimate Relationships
3
SOC A246Adolescence
3
SOC/PSY A453Application of Statistics to the Social Sciences
4
Substance Abuse
Course No.Course Title
Credits
HUMS A122Substance Abuse as a Contemporary Problem
3
HUMS A123Public Education & Prevention in Substance Abuse
3
HUMS A124Introduction to Physiology and Pharmacology of Substance Abuse
3
HUMS A226Intervention Continuum in Substance Abuse Counseling
3
HUMS A416Substance Abuse and the Older Adult
3
SWK A471Addictions and Social Work
3
Family and Youth
Course No.Course Title
Credits
HUMS A350Men and Masculinity
3
HUMS A416Substance Abuse and the Older Adult
3
PSY A245Child Development
3
SOC A242An Introduction to Marriage, Family and Intimate Relationships
3
SOC A246Adolescence
3
Disabilities
Course No.Course Title
Credits
ASL A101Elementary Sign Language I
3
ASL A102Elementary Sign Language II
3
ASL A201Intermediate Sign Language I
3
PSY A445Strategies of Behavior Change
3
PSY A455Best Practices-Mental Health
3
Diversity Issues
Course No.Course Title
Credits
AKNS A101Alaska Native Languages I
4
AKNS A102Alaska Native Languages II
4
AKNS A109Alaska Native Language Orthography
4
AKNS A201Native Perspectives
3
AKNS A492Seminar: Cultural Knowledge of Native Elders
3
ANTH A270Cross-Cultural Perspectives on Women
3
HUMS A350Men and Masculinity
3
HUMS A416Substance Abuse and the Older Adult
3
WS A200Introduction to Women's Studies
3