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School of Liberal Arts

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

Human Services A.A.S.

Course Description

Psychology Personal Adjustment

SOCS 241- Psychology of Personal Adjustment This course examines personal growth and adjustment throughout the life span, encompassing theory research and practical applications. Topics include: theories of adjustment, characteristics of the healthy personality, interpersonal relationships, adjustments to school, work and retirement, understanding and managing stress, human sexuality and strategies for coping and adjustment. Prerequisite: SOCS 105 3 credits

Admissions Requirements

Students must be prepared to enter Composition and Research (ENGL 101) and Intermediate Algebra with Trigonometry (MATH 102). Students who do not demonstrate the ability to meet these minimum requirements will be required to successfully complete preparatory coursework and skill-building classes before admission to the Human Services degree program.

Once students have met admission requirements, they will be allowed to transfer into the Human Services program.