Oct 22, 2021  
2020-2021 Catalog 
    
2020-2021 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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HS 258 - Advanced Cooperative Work Internship


1-5 credits

Prerequisites
Completion of HS 158  with a grade of “C+” or better and instructor permission.

Supervised experience in human services agencies. Students work a minimum of 50 hrs. per credit in an approved HS agency, with or without remuneration. Emphasis is placed on advancing human services skills and integrating professional ethics and conduct into performance as a learner and appropriate to the internship site.

Theory Hours
Variable hours.

Vocational Program Course
Vocational program course.

AA General Elective
May be used as a general elective in the AA degree.

Course Outcomes
  • To gain on-the-job, supervised work experience with public human service agencies (Competency in Disciplinary Learning, Critical Thinking, Social and Personal Responsibility)
  • To provide an understanding of the occupational environments of potential employers and clients (Competency in disciplinary Learning Critical Thinking, Social and Personal Responsibility)
  • To match career aspirations and interests with capabilities and job satisfaction (Critical Thinking, Social and Personal Responsibility)
  • To acquire specific technical knowledge, priorities, experience and career classification, not always offered in more general classroom instruction (Competency in Disciplinary Learning, Literacy and Using Resources, Critical Thinking, Social and Personal Responsibility)
  • To put into practice, under supervision, skills and knowledge from Human Services courses, such as interviewing, ethical decision making, active listening, case management, etc.. (Competency in Disciplinary Learning, Literacy and Using Resources, Critical Thinking, Social and Personal Responsibility)




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