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Phone: (315) 684-6046
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School of Liberal Arts

Dean: Paul F. Griffin
Phone: (315) 684-6081

Human Services A.A.S.

Course Description

Careers in Helping Professions

This course will generate one credit hour by producing 16 hours of contact time over a 15-week semester. This course is designed to assist students wishing to pursue careers in helping professions. Focus will be on researching the breadth of positions available as well as salary range and educational requirements. Attention will also be given to specific concerns associated with professional helpers such as boundaries, interpersonal skills, and appropriate conduct in both the professional and personal settings. Prerequisite: None Co-requisite: HUMS 101; HUMS 141 1 credit (1 lecture hour/week), fall and spring semesters