Human Services (HMSV)

HMSV 3010. Intro to Human Services (3 Credits) 

An analysis of the social needs addressed by human service agencies and an overview of the historical back- ground, development, purposes, career patterns, ethics, and organization of such agencies with emphasis on the not-for profit sector.

Prerequisites: (PSYC 1101 or SOCI 1101)

HMSV 3230. Hmn Svcs Multicultural Co. (3 Credits) 

Exploration of how cultural diversity within the U.S. and around the world influences the structure and delivery of human services. Emphasis will be on larger organizations such as CARE, Girl Scouts, World Vision, and Amnesty International.

Prerequisites: PSYC 1101 or SOCI 1101

HMSV 3501. Organization & Admin Humn. Ser (3 Credits) 

A comprehensive analysis of the role and function of a human service agency management professional. Topics include skills and techniques in the areas of planning, staffing, budgeting, volunteer coordination, risk management, community relations, and advisory or governing board interaction.