Catalog 2016-2017 
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Catalog 2016-2017 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

SHSV 138 Field Practicum I

5 credits
Students will learn to apply basic skills and knowledge gained in previous course work through supervised field placement in a social service agency. In addition, students will attend a weekly seminar for debriefing, assessment, and supervision of their field placement.

Prerequisites: SHSV 110  or instructor permission.

Quarters Offered: All

Global Outcome(s)
This course teaches to the global outcome of Critical Thinking.

Student Outcomes/Competencies:
Upon successful completion of this course students will be able to:

  • Interact effectively with moderate supervision with prospective clients
  • Clearly explain the process of accessing services to clients
  • Interact collaboratively and professionally with the agency staff
  • Provide general information to the public with accuracy and enthusiasm
  • Maintain confidentiality of client information, such as test scores, grades, disability, and personal concerns
  • Develop a resource directory of referral agencies