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Social Work: Youth Work

Basic Certificate (BC)

Beginning Summer 2016, this program is no longer accepting new students. Please refer to CCC’s other Liberal Arts offerings. 

 

Details: Basic Certificate (BC)

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0372

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Program Core Requirements

15 CH
Social Service
SOC SER 109
Report Writing for Social Service Aides 3
Introduction to records, reports, and forms required in social agencies; report writing and record keeping. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:Grade of C or better in English 101, Grade of C or better OR Concurrent enrollment in SOC SER 101 OR Consent of Department Chairperson.
Offered at: Harold Washington Kennedy-King
SOC SER 215
Social Prob & Soc Action I 3
For group workers, community leaders, and teachers. Problems of urbanization, industrialization, cultural and educational deprivation, juvenile delinquency, and techniques and programs organized to combat these problems. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:Eligibility for English 101 based on prior coursework or CCCRTW, ACT, or SAT test scores, or Consent of Department Chairperson.
Offered at: Harold Washington Kennedy-King
SOC SER 248
Principles Of Youth & Group Work 3
Social development and behavior of young people and other adults in all group settings; church groups, street gangs, tutoring programs, recreational groups, YMCAs and YWCAs settlement or delinquency prevention programs. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:Eligibility for English 101 based on prior coursework or CCCRTW, ACT, or SAT test scores, or Consent of Department Chairperson.
Offered at: Harold Washington Kennedy-King
SOC SER 249
Practicum In Youth Work 6
Field work assignment in youth agency 20 hours per week, 8 or 16 weeks; 2-hour weekly seminar. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:Grade of C or better in (Child Development 101 and Child Development 102 and Social Service 101 and Social Service 248), or Consent of Department Chairperson.
Offered at: Harold Washington Kennedy-King

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