Dept. of Human Services Class Schedules

Summer 2023

HUMS

  • A200 Intro Children's Behav Hlth 3 Credits

    Intro Children's Behav Hlth

    Covers ethics and ethical practices, self-care, confidentiality, mandatory reporting, overview of child and adolescent development, building and maintaining therapeutic relationships, boundaries, culturally responsive interventions, resiliency, communication, and additional behavioral health topics impacting treatment outcomes for children and adolescents. Crosslisted with DLS A200

    (Click on an individual CRN for more information on each offering)

    Blackboard

    No Distance Learning courses available.

  • A205 Teach Social Skills Youth CBH 3 Credits

    Teach Social Skills Youth CBH

    Promotes an understanding and application of learning theory to communication strategies, teaching methods and crisis prevention interventions. Crosslisted with DLS A205

    (Click on an individual CRN for more information on each offering)

    Blackboard

    No Distance Learning courses available.

  • A206 Pos Behavioral Supports Child 3 Credits

    Pos Behavioral Supports Child

    Extends knowledge of learning theory to functional behavior assessments of problem behaviors and appropriate interventions in children (age 0-18). Examines how to develop behavior support plans using non-aversive interventions for challenging and problematic behaviors with children. Crosslisted with DLS A206

    (Click on an individual CRN for more information on each offering)

    Blackboard

    No Distance Learning courses available.

  • A207 Trauma Informed Wk w/ Children 3 Credits

    Trauma Informed Wk w/ Children

    Covers differentiation between types of trauma that children can experience and how trauma may affect their treatment outcomes. Examines safe and supportive trauma-informed interventions, as well as strategies to reduce the effects of caregiver fatigue.

    (Click on an individual CRN for more information on each offering)

    Blackboard

    No Distance Learning courses available.

  • A290 Selected Topics Human Service 3 Credits

    Selected Topics Human Service

    Addresses a selected topic or current issue in human services. Includes topics of national and international interest. Special Note: May be repeated twice with change of subtitle. Department approval may be substituted for the required prerequisite course(s).

    (Click on an individual CRN for more information on each offering)

    Blackboard

    No Distance Learning courses available.

  • A441 Cultural Practice in Human Sys 3 Credits

    Cultural Practice in Human Sys

    Presents the concept of a culturally attuned practitioner, acknowledging the pain of oppression and coming from a place of not knowing. Provides students with the principles of multiracial cultural attunement: critical multiraciality, intersectionality, and social constructivism. Presents theories of racism and oppression as well as theories consistent with cultural attunement.

    (Click on an individual CRN for more information on each offering)

    Blackboard

    No Distance Learning courses available.

  • A464 Leadership & Diversity 3 Credits

    Leadership & Diversity

    Explores leadership development, styles and challenges in a global society through the frameworks of transformative and other structural change models. Examines profit and non-profit management as well as agents of change that improve or hinder human services delivery.

    (Click on an individual CRN for more information on each offering)

    Blackboard

    No Distance Learning courses available.

  • A490 Selected Topics in HS Practice 3 Credits

    Selected Topics in HS Practice

    Presents a systems approach to community and family human service delivery. Examines contemporary and changing service delivery values, perspectives and intervention techniques, in the correctional, child protection, mental health, health, housing, and other complex systems. Special Note: May be repeated three times with a change of subtitle and content. Registration Restrictions: Department approval.

    (Click on an individual CRN for more information on each offering)

    Blackboard

    No Distance Learning courses available.

  • A495 Human Services Practicum III 3 Credits

    Human Services Practicum III

    Provides students with advancing levels of responsibility in direct client services and/or specialized activities/projects. Increases students' professional development through the use of electronic portfolios. Affords students an opportunity to develop the proposal for their Capstone project. Special Note: Requires students to complete 125 hours in a field placement agency. Registration Restrictions: Admission to the Bachelor of Human Services and senior standing

    (Click on an individual CRN for more information on each offering)

    Blackboard

    No Distance Learning courses available.

  • A496 *Hum Svcs Integrative Capstone 3 Credits

    *Hum Svcs Integrative Capstone

    Prepares students to conduct applied research to complete a Human Services Integrative Capstone project. Includes 50 hours in the same field placement agency as HUMS A495, where students will collect data necessary for their Capstone research project. Requires students to complete a literature review, collect and analyze the data and present the results, in a presentation, using e-portfolio. Provides an opportunity for students to develop their grant writing skills. Registration Restrictions: Admitted to the Bachelor of Human Services program with senior standing and completion of all GER Tier 1 (basic college-level skills) courses.

    (Click on an individual CRN for more information on each offering)

    Blackboard

    No Distance Learning courses available.

Spring 2023

HUMS

  • A107 History of Systems of Change 3 Credits

    History of Systems of Change

    Introduces historical foundations of the human service profession through the lens of formative legislation and the evolution of the profession.

    (Click on an individual CRN for more information on each offering)

    Blackboard

    No Distance Learning courses available.

  • A125 High Risk Behav in Adolescents 3 Credits

    High Risk Behav in Adolescents

    Provides an overview of brain development and its impact on behavior. Presents types of issues in adolescence and prevention approaches to high-risk behavior.

    (Click on an individual CRN for more information on each offering)

    Blackboard

    No Distance Learning courses available.

  • A155 Human Service Practice 3 Credits

    Human Service Practice

    Presents skills appropriate for human service professionals in practicum placements and in future careers. Includes skills related to task groups, leadership, problem-solving, workplace etiquette, and working with diverse client populations. Presents use of e-portfolios in the documentation of learning.

    (Click on an individual CRN for more information on each offering)

    Blackboard

    No Distance Learning courses available.

  • A190 Selected Topics 1 - 3 Credits

    Selected Topics

    Examines special interest topics in the field of human services. Special Note: May be repeated for credit with a change in subtitle.

    (Click on an individual CRN for more information on each offering)

    Blackboard

    No Distance Learning courses available.

  • A200 Intro Children's Behav Hlth 3 Credits

    Intro Children's Behav Hlth

    Covers ethics and ethical practices, self-care, confidentiality, mandatory reporting, overview of child and adolescent development, building and maintaining therapeutic relationships, boundaries, culturally responsive interventions, resiliency, communication, and additional behavioral health topics impacting treatment outcomes for children and adolescents. Crosslisted with DLS A200

    (Click on an individual CRN for more information on each offering)

    Blackboard

    No Distance Learning courses available.

  • A205 Teach Social Skills Youth CBH 3 Credits

    Teach Social Skills Youth CBH

    Promotes an understanding and application of learning theory to communication strategies, teaching methods and crisis prevention interventions. Crosslisted with DLS A205

    (Click on an individual CRN for more information on each offering)

    Blackboard

    No Distance Learning courses available.

  • A206 Pos Behavioral Supports Child 3 Credits

    Pos Behavioral Supports Child

    Extends knowledge of learning theory to functional behavior assessments of problem behaviors and appropriate interventions in children (age 0-18). Examines how to develop behavior support plans using non-aversive interventions for challenging and problematic behaviors with children. Crosslisted with DLS A206

    (Click on an individual CRN for more information on each offering)

    Blackboard

    No Distance Learning courses available.

  • A207 Trauma Informed Wk w/ Children 3 Credits

    Trauma Informed Wk w/ Children

    Covers differentiation between types of trauma that children can experience and how trauma may affect their treatment outcomes. Examines safe and supportive trauma-informed interventions, as well as strategies to reduce the effects of caregiver fatigue.

    (Click on an individual CRN for more information on each offering)

    Blackboard

    No Distance Learning courses available.

  • A224 Conflict & Collaboration 3 Credits

    Conflict & Collaboration

    Presents interpersonal conflict and collaboration through the social construction and general systems theoretical frameworks. Presents models to help manage and/or resolve conflict.

    (Click on an individual CRN for more information on each offering)

    Blackboard

    No Distance Learning courses available.

  • A225 Counseling in Human Services 3 Credits

    Counseling in Human Services

    Presents counseling approaches and skills within ethical and theoretical frameworks. Provides students with knowledge and practical application skills for helping relationships, including skills for understanding, positive action, crisis intervention, and trauma-informed care.

    (Click on an individual CRN for more information on each offering)

    Blackboard

    No Distance Learning courses available.

  • A253 Human Serv and Disabilities 3 Credits

    Human Serv and Disabilities

    Explores human services in the diverse field of disabilities. Examines history, service systems, advocacy, and disability culture.

    (Click on an individual CRN for more information on each offering)

    Blackboard

    No Distance Learning courses available.

  • A255 Group Work 3 Credits

    Group Work

    Presents practical knowledge of planning, facilitating, and sustaining task-centered, support, and psychoeducational groups within human service practice in the formation of supportive communities. Includes a typology of groups and their facilitation, ethical considerations, group leadership, management and evaluation skills, and discussion of basic issues in group membership and facilitation.

    (Click on an individual CRN for more information on each offering)

    Blackboard

    No Distance Learning courses available.

  • A295B Human Services Practicum II 3 Credits

    Human Services Practicum II

    Provides students with advancing levels of responsibility in direct client services in the community and/or specialized activities/projects while increasing their professional development. Refines e-portfolio for further documentation of learning in practicum. Special Note: Requires students to complete 125 hours of field placement in an agency setting and weekly classroom seminar. Registration Restrictions: Admission to the Associate of Applied Science in Human Services or Bachelor of Human Services.

    (Click on an individual CRN for more information on each offering)

    Blackboard

    No Distance Learning courses available.

  • A301 Substance Abuse Prevention 3 Credits

    Substance Abuse Prevention

    Presents knowledge and skills as tools in the development of community education and prevention programs in substance abuse.

    (Click on an individual CRN for more information on each offering)

    Blackboard

    No Distance Learning courses available.

  • A321 Diversity Issues HUMS Practice 3 Credits

    Diversity Issues HUMS Practice

    Examines diversity from historical and current perspectives with an emphasis upon self-awareness. Incorporates the needs of diverse groups into human services best practices through readings, role-play and group activity.

    (Click on an individual CRN for more information on each offering)

    Blackboard

    No Distance Learning courses available.

  • A334 Family Mediation 3 Credits

    Family Mediation

    Examines the role of mediation in resolving conflict in domestic relations, family business situations and crisis situations within the community. Incorporates systems theory, mediation theories, principles and skills of mediation, different approaches to family mediation and current research. Registration Restrictions: Departmental approval

    (Click on an individual CRN for more information on each offering)

    Blackboard

    No Distance Learning courses available.

  • A414 Advanced Case Management 3 Credits

    Advanced Case Management

    Examines the influence of personal worldviews on treatment, client assessment, treatment planning and evaluation. Focuses on theories and conceptualization as they relate to clients in the context of their environment. Identifies skills necessary for providing case management in specialty areas. Registration Restrictions: Admission to the Bachelor of Human Services

    (Click on an individual CRN for more information on each offering)

    Blackboard

    No Distance Learning courses available.

  • A417 Substance Abuse Counseling 3 Credits

    Substance Abuse Counseling

    Develops advanced counseling skills specifically required by human service professionals providing substance abuse treatment. Includes client assessment, diagnosis, and treatment planning. Analyzes substance abuse treatment strategies. Registration Restrictions: Admission to the Bachelor of Human Services or departmental approval

    (Click on an individual CRN for more information on each offering)

    Blackboard

    No Distance Learning courses available.

  • A442 Privilege & Oppression 3 Credits

    Privilege & Oppression

    Presents historical information on laws, policies, and regulations that have impacted racism and anti-racism efforts. Provides a framework for recognizing racism in the context of today's society.

    (Click on an individual CRN for more information on each offering)

    Blackboard

    No Distance Learning courses available.

  • A491 Prog Development & Evaluation 3 Credits

    Prog Development & Evaluation

    Provides knowledge and skill development in: the systematic analysis of service needs; planning appropriate strategies, services, and implementation; and the evaluation of outcomes. Involves the assessment of client needs and the planning of programs and interventions that will assist clients in promoting growth and goal attainment. Registration Restrictions: Admission to the Bachelor of Human Services and junior or senior standing.

    (Click on an individual CRN for more information on each offering)

    Blackboard

    No Distance Learning courses available.

  • A495 Human Services Practicum III 3 Credits

    Human Services Practicum III

    Provides students with advancing levels of responsibility in direct client services and/or specialized activities/projects. Increases students' professional development through the use of electronic portfolios. Affords students an opportunity to develop the proposal for their Capstone project. Special Note: Requires students to complete 125 hours in a field placement agency. Registration Restrictions: Admission to the Bachelor of Human Services and senior standing

    (Click on an individual CRN for more information on each offering)

    Blackboard

    No Distance Learning courses available.

  • A496 *Hum Svcs Integrative Capstone 3 Credits

    *Hum Svcs Integrative Capstone

    Prepares students to conduct applied research to complete a Human Services Integrative Capstone project. Includes 50 hours in the same field placement agency as HUMS A495, where students will collect data necessary for their Capstone research project. Requires students to complete a literature review, collect and analyze the data and present the results, in a presentation, using e-portfolio. Provides an opportunity for students to develop their grant writing skills. Registration Restrictions: Admitted to the Bachelor of Human Services program with senior standing and completion of all GER Tier 1 (basic college-level skills) courses.

    (Click on an individual CRN for more information on each offering)

    Blackboard

    No Distance Learning courses available.