Community Agencies and Human Service Systems

Course Description

Students will gain understanding of the human services from an organizational and programmatic perspective. They will learn about the structure of human services organizations, the nature of the work environment, the role of management and supervision, the responsibilities of key personnel, and the fundraising and financial considerations. Students will develop the skills of program planning and grant writing, as well as continue to investigate the local delivery system with focus on human service resources available in Monmouth County. (Prerequisite(s): A grade of "C" or better in PSYC-111; or permission from the instructor)