Jan 16, 2022  
2010-2011 Gainesville State College Catalog 
2010-2011 Gainesville State College Catalog [Archived Catalog]

HSDA 3100 - Introduction to Human Services

Introduction to the field of Human Services, with a focus on the context of human services delivery systems and forces that influence their development and range of populations and needs served, with an emphasis on history and the context within which the profession evolved, legislative context, influence of public and private attitudes, scope of services, delivery models, roles and ethical responsibilities of Human Services professionals.  Students will learn about counseling services, the helping process, and the roles and functions of the human service professional.  Students will be exposed to local and state human service facilities which serve the urban population.

Pre or Co-requisite:  Introduction to Social Work (SOWK 2000) or interpreting in Specialized Settings or permission of the instructor.


Location Offered: Gainesville