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HHS 10. Exploring Health Careers

Explores various career choices available in the fields of health and human services. Used in conjunction with preprofessional preparation advisement program in the area of prehealth careers. (1 lecture, 2 lab hours) CR/NC grading only.

Units: 2

HHS 18. Career Pathways in Health and Human Services

Overview of health and human services professions. Review of interdisciplinary professional education and service, as well as the principles and philosophies of health and human services. Responsibilities, educational requirements, practice parameters, and job locations of various professionals are discussed. HHS 18 satisfies a course in the Pre-Health major and as an elective section of CHHS majors.

Units: 1

HHS 100T. Selected Topics in the Health and Human Services Professions

Interdisciplinary topics of current interest covering subject matter that is appropriate for all health and human services professional disciplines. Topics are rotated each semester. Field assignments may be required.

Units: 1-3, Repeatable up to 6 units

HHS 100T. Career Exploration and Collaboration in Health and Human Services

Health and human services agency/professional exploration and introduction to interprofessional practices and principles. Explore communication principles through interaction with health and human services agencies/professionals to gain insight to interprofessional collaboration with a variety of career perspectives. This online course is designed for students who are pre-health and students who are pursuing career opportunities in health, gain knowledge to major declaration and insights to interprofessional collaboration. (Spring 2021)

Units: 2

HHS 114S. Foundations of Interprofessional Collaboration

Prerequisites: Admission to the CHHS Honors Program. Introduction to interprofessional values, knowledge and skills in Health and Human Services settings as well assessing current issues in the field of Health and Human Services. Classroom content will be reinforced through service-learning, which is an integral component of the course.

Units: 3
Course Typically Offered: Fall

HHS 115S. Applied Collaborative Leadership in Health and Human Services

Prerequisites: Admission to the CHHS Honors Program and completion of HHS 114S. Apply collaborative leadership values, knowledge and skills necessary to implement a community needs assessment project in an interprofessional context. Classroom content will be reinforced through service-learning, which is an integral component of the course.

Units: 3
Course Typically Offered: Spring

HHS 116W. Interprofessional Communication in Health and Human Services

Prerequisites: Satisfactory completion (C or better) of ENGL 5B or ENGL 10 graduation requirement; minimum of 56 units completed; declared major or minor in the College of Health and Human Services. Introduction to interprofessional communication and collaboration with an emphasis on advocacy and population-centered service delivery. Develops skills for written communication in the health and services professions. Meets the upper-division writing skills requirement for graduation.

Units: 3
Course Typically Offered: Fall, Spring