Spring 2019 Class Schedule (CRC)



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HSER 300    Introduction to Human Services    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: Eligibility for ENGWR 300 or equivalent skills demonstrated through the assessment process.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a comprehensive overview of the field of Human Services in private and public agencies. This course includes learning of agency functions and worker activities through reading, class discussion, and class speakers. The emphasis of this course is understanding the roles and skills of associate professionals such as health workers, activity directors for the elderly, and adolescent and child welfare assistants.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22

MW12:00PM-01:20PMLECR.MapesoCRC MAIN WIN 10314719Textbook
MW05:30PM-06:50PMLECB.Jones-ThomasCRC MAIN BSS 14814832Textbook

HSER 302    Introduction to Psychology of Human Relations    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b); CSU Area E1
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is an introduction to attitudes, values, and methods that enhance communication skills in human relations. It is required for all students in the Human Services major and open to all students.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22

TTh10:30AM-11:50AMLECB.Jones-ThomasCRC MAIN WIN 10314820Textbook

HSER 340    Introduction to Chemical Dependency    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: A survey course that examines the psychological and physiological effects of chemical dependency on the individual. Also included is an analysis of the effects of substance abuse on the family; the sociological and economic conditions contributing to substance abuse, and a description of communication efforts at prevention and treatment.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22

MW01:30PM-02:50PMLECB.Jones-ThomasCRC MAIN WIN 10315748Textbook

HSER 341    Physiology and Pharmacology: Alcohol & Other Drugs    3 Units

Prerequisite: HSER 340 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a study of the chemical composition of alcohol, and the mechanism of action of alcohol and other psychoactive drugs in the human body including opiates, stimulants, depressants, psychotherapeutics, and psychedelics. The physiological and psychological mechanisms associated with tolerance, habituation, and withdrawal that occur during the addiction phase of drug use will be studied.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22

TTh09:00AM-10:20AMLECC.KniselyCRC MAIN BSS 14715033Textbook

HSER 350    Employment Skills in Human Services    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is an introduction to interviewing and counseling with adults and children; family system dynamics; family and drug interventions; crisis intervention training; court mandated reporting laws; code of ethics and conduct; and laws pertaining to counseling minors and other client populations within the Human Services field.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22

MW10:30AM-11:50AMLECB.Jones-ThomasCRC MAIN WIN 10314913Textbook

HSER 362    Practices in Human Services    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Corequisite: HSER 360 and 498
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides advanced study and lecture of the helping profession in settings that include: public and/or private agencies that provide mental health services; corrections and rehabilitation; alcohol and other drugs; and child/adolescent treatment services. This is a lecture-based course that integrates both the theory and concepts of the helping profession, as well as discussion of the practical application of experiences in the field. Student evaluation is competency-based.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22

TTh01:30PM-02:50PMLECB.Jones-ThomasCRC MAIN WIN 10315145Textbook
Orientation is required prior to enrollment for this course, please contact the Human Services Department, Assistant Professor B. Jones-Thomas by email @
B-Jones@crc.losrios.edu or call (916 691-7587) for information about this orientation days/times.


HSER 364    Techniques of Group Counseling    4 Units

Prerequisite: HSER 350 and 360 with grades of "C" or better
Corequisite: HSER 362
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course provides an overview of basic group counseling and facilitation skills including ethical issues as used by Human Services paraprofessionals. Topics explored will include communication skills within group dynamics, theories of group counseling, best practices guidelines and diversity issues. Laboratory exercises will include group work with outside groups and evaluation methods.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22

MW04:30PM-05:50PMLECT.AldredgeCRC MAIN BSS 14715070Textbook
MW06:00PM-07:20PMLABT.AldredgeCRC MAIN BSS 147

HSER 498    Work Experience in Human Services    1-4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b)
Enrollment Limitation: Students must be in a paid or unpaid internship, volunteer position or job related to career goals in Human Services.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 300 hours LAB
Description: This course provides students with opportunities to develop marketable skills in preparation for employment in their major field of study or advancement within their career. It is designed for students interested in work experience and/or internships in transfer level degree occupational programs. Course content includes understanding the application of education to the workforce; completion of required forms which document the student's progress and hours spent at the work site; and developing workplace skills and competencies. Appropriate level learning objectives are established by the student and the employer. During the semester, the student is required to participate in a weekly orientation and 75 hours of related paid work experience, or 60 hours of unpaid work experience for one unit. An additional 75 or 60 hours of related work experience is required for each additional unit. Work Experience may be taken for a total of 16 units when there are new or expanded learning objectives. Only one Work Experience course may be taken per semester.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22

TBATBALABA.AvalosCRC MAIN Online 14542TextbookFree Digital Book
Online class. Required attendance at one of the following on-campus orientations:
Friday, January 25th, 9:00 - 11:15 AM
Friday, January 25th, 11:45 AM - 2 PM
Monday, January 28th, 6:30 - 8:45 PM
All orientations will be held in WIN 106 on the CRC main campus. Class login at
http://elearning.losrios.edu/. Login to https://apps.losrios.edu/ to access your Los Rios Gmail for important information regarding this class.
 

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 05-May 22

TBATBALABA.AvalosCRC MAIN Online 14999TextbookFree Digital Book
Online class. Required attendance at the on-campus Orientation: Tuesday, March 5th from 6:30 PM - 8:45 PM in WIN 102 on the CRC Main Campus. Class login at http://elearning.losrios.edu/. Login to https://apps.losrios.edu/ to access your Los Rios Gmail for important information regarding this class.
 

Spring 2019 Class Schedule

Updated: January 18, 2019