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hcc catalogue '11-'12




Health Sciences - Programs of Study

Human Services
Certificate (Career)
For curriculum information, contact the Health Sciences Division—Room HS-236—443-518-1560.
Mental Health Track
APPLICATION CODE 183
Skills required for entry-level mental health workers and psychiatric technicians are included in this certificate. Graduates are employed in a variety of in-patient and out-patient settings. Students may continue their education towards an associate of arts degree by following the General Education Core in the Human Services transfer pattern.
Credits
ENGL-121College Composition3
PSYC-101General Psychology3
HEED-101Health and the World of Risk1
HEED-125Ethics in Professional Practice3
HEED/CRES-155Introduction to Conflict Resolution: Science and Art3
HEED-220Crisis Intervention3
HUMS-110Introduction to Human Services3
HUMS/HEED-122Individual Counseling Techniques3
HUMS/HEED-123Group Counseling Skills3
HUMS/HEED-124Family Counseling Skills
OR
PSYC-203Abnormal Psychology3
HUMS-250Community Services Practicum3
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For important information about this financial aid-eligible program that leads to gainful employment, please visit www.howardcc.edu/disclosures.
Chemical Dependency Track
APPLICATION CODE 184
The focus is on basic counseling skills for individuals and families, substance abuse prevention, and rehabilitation. This track provides academic coursework to attain certification as a Certified Supervised Counselor - Alcohol and Drug. Additional clinical fieldwork in the addiction field is required. Students may continue their education towards an associate of arts degree by following the General Education Core in the Human Services transfer pattern.
Credits
ENGL-121College Composition3
PSYC-101General Psychology3
HEED-101Health and the World of Risk1
HEED-125Ethics in Professional Practice3
HUMS-110Introduction to Human Services3
HUMS/HEED-120Medical Aspects of Chemical Dependency3
HUMS/HEED-121Introduction to Chemical Dependency Treatment3
HUMS/HEED-122Individual Counseling Techniques3
HUMS/HEED-123Group Counseling Skills3
HUMS/HEED-124Family Counseling Skills3
HUMS-250Community Services Practicum3
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For important information about this financial aid-eligible program that leads to gainful employment, please visit www.howardcc.edu/disclosures.
Developmental Disabilities Track
APPLICATION CODE 185
The field of developmental disabilities includes working with the learning needs, social skills, and physical development for individuals ranging in age from infant to the older adult. Human service workers assist with both direct and indirect client services to facilitate access to resources. Students may continue their education towards an associate of arts degree by following the General Education Core in the Human Services transfer pattern.
Credits
ENGL-121College Composition3
PSYC-101General Psychology3
EDUC-111Child Growth and Development3
EDUC-200Introduction to Special Education3
HEED-101Health and the World of Risk1
HEED-125Ethics in Professional Practice3
HUMS-110Introduction to Human Services3
HUMS/HEED-122Individual Counseling Techniques3
HUMS/HEED-123Group Counseling Skills3
HUMS/HEED-124Family Counseling Skills3
HUMS-250Community Services Practicum3
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For important information about this financial aid-eligible program that leads to gainful employment, please visit www.howardcc.edu/disclosures.


Gainful Employment Disclosures

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Chemical Dependency Track
APPLICATION CODE 184

The focus is on basic counseling skills for individuals and families, substance abuse prevention, and rehabilitation. This track provides academic coursework to attain certification as a Certified Supervised Counselor - Alcohol and Drug.

Additional clinical fieldwork in the addiction field is required. Students may continue their education towards an associate of arts degree by following the General Education Core in the Human Services transfer pattern.

Credits
ENGL-121College Composition3
PSYC-101General Psychology3
HEED-101Health and the World of Risk1
HEED-125Ethics in Professional Practice3
HUMS-110Introduction to Human Services3
HUMS/HEED-120Medical Aspects of Chemical Dependency3
HUMS/HEED-121Introduction to Chemical Dependency Treatment3
HUMS/HEED-122Individual Counseling Techniques3
HUMS/HEED-123Group Counseling Skills3
HUMS/HEED-124Family Counseling Skills3
HUMS-250Community Services Practicum3
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For important information about this financial aid-eligible program that leads to gainful employment, please visit www.howardcc.edu/disclosures.




Gainful Employment Disclosures

.

Developmental Disabilities Track
APPLICATION CODE 185
The field of developmental disabilities includes working with the learning needs, social skills, and physical development for individuals ranging in age from infant to the older adult. Human service workers assist with both direct and indirect client services to facilitate access to resources. Students may continue their education towards an associate of arts degree by following the General Education Core in the Human Services transfer pattern.
Credits
ENGL-121College Composition3
PSYC-101General Psychology3
EDUC-111Child Growth and Development3
EDUC-200Introduction to Special Education3
HEED-101Health and the World of Risk1
HEED-125Ethics in Professional Practice3
HUMS-110Introduction to Human Services3
HUMS/HEED-122Individual Counseling Techniques3
HUMS/HEED-123Group Counseling Skills3
HUMS/HEED-124Family Counseling Skills3
HUMS-250Community Services Practicum3
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For important information about this financial aid-eligible program that leads to gainful employment, please visit www.howardcc.edu/disclosures.

Gainful Employment Disclosures

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hcc catalogue '11-'12


Accounting - ACCT
Aging Services - AGNG
American Sign Language - AMSL
Anthropology - ANTH
Arabic - ARAB 
Art - ARTT 
Astronomy - ASTR
Bioinformatics - BFMT 
Biology - BIOL 
Biomechanical Engineering - BMET
Business - BMGT 
Cardiovascular Technology - CARD
Chemistry - CHEM 
Chinese - CHNS 
Cisco - CSCO 
Computer-Aided Design - CADD
Computer Forensics - CFOR 
Computer Systems - CMSY 
Conflict Resolution - CRES
Construction Management - CNST 
Cooperative Education - COOP
Criminal Justice - CRIM 
Culinary Management - CMGT 
Dance - DANC
Dental Hygiene - DHYG 
Diagnostic Medical
Sonography - DMSU

Economics - ECON 
Education - EDUC 
Electronics - ELEC 
Emergency Medical Technician/
Paramedic - EMSP
 
Engineering -ENES 
English- ENGL 
Entrepreneurship - ENTR 
Environmental Science - ENST
Exercise Science - EXSC 
Farsi - FARS
Film - FILM 
Financial PLanning- FNPL 
Fine Arts - FINE 
French - FREN 
Geography - GEOG 
Geology - GEOL 
German - GERM 
Greek - GREK 
Health Care - HEAL 
Health Education - HEED 
Hebrew - HBRW
Hindi - HNDI
History - HIST 
Horticulture - HORT 
Hospitality Management - HMGT
Human Development - HMDV 
Human Services - HUMS 
Humanities - HUMN
Interior Design - INDS
Italian - ITAL 
Japanese - JPNS
Korean - KORE 
Life Fitness - LFIT 
Mathematics - MATH 
Medical Laboratory
Technician - MLTS

Meteorology - METO 
Microsoft - MSFT 
Music - MUSC 
Nursing - NURS 
Nutrition - NUTR
Office Technology - OFFI 
Philosophy - PHIL 
Photonics - PHOT
Physical Therapist
Assistant - PTAP
 
Physics - PHYS 
Political Science - POLI 
Portuguese - PORT
Psychology - PSYC 
Public Health - PUBH
Radiologic Technology - RADT
Retailing - RETL 
Russian - RUSS 
Social Work - SOWK
Sociology - SOCI 
Spanish - SPAN 
Speech - SPCH 
Telecommunications - TELE
Television and Radio - TVRD
Theatre - THET 
Turkish - TURK
Wireless Communications - WCOM
Women's Studies - WMST