Social Service (SOCS.S.STC)

27.0 Credit Hours

The Social Service Short-Term Certificate is designed to provide the tools needed for employees and volunteer leaders related to human service agencies and nonprofit organizations emphasizing the skills of: communication, critical analysis of social problems, investigative techniques, an understanding of the bureaucratic social and legal system serving the community and the role of the volunteer.

Program Outcomes

  • Achieve proficiency in the following areas: social work core knowledge, values, skills, ethics, and theory; interviewing and documentation; the relationship between social problems and institutional responses.
  • Demonstrate understanding of cultural and social diversity issues.
  • Utilize effective oral communication skills.

Curriculum

CJS 2145: Correctional Case Management View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
COM 2206: Interpersonal Communication View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
MHT 2250: Child & Adolescent Mental Health View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
SOC 1101: Introduction to Sociology View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
SOC 2130: Sociology of Family Violence View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
SOC 2205: Social Problems View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
SWK 1206: Introduction to Social Work View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
SWK 1213: Introduction to Social Welfare View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
SWK 2207: Cultural Competence in a Diverse World View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
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