HMRS-1109 - Pre-Practicum Education
Prerequisites: HMRS1100 or HMRS1102 and HMRS1105. Program Permission required to register. Declared in Human Services, Health Statement and TB. Methods of approaching clients, basic communication, and employee values and skills. Pre-Practicum Education is a pre-service training course, which serves as a prerequisite to all practicum education experiences and employment in the field of Human Services. This course focuses on personal and professional goals as they relate to the five minimum competencies of the Human Services Program. Students will adhere to a written dress code as well as the five minimum competencies. Students will demonstrate ethics and assertiveness; critical thinking skills, basic communication skills, cultural competency, confidentiality, universal precautions, goal writing, group demonstrations, resume writing and job interviewing skills, etiquette training, role plays attend practicum site visits and learn how to work with diverse populations.