Legal Issues in Human Services


Introduction to legislation and court decisions that delineate specific client rights, that shape the provision of services, or that indicate the direction of future legal decisions about services to clients. In addition, the code of ethics adopted by relevant organizations in the field of human services is studied. The writing proficiency requirement (WRSELC) for the BHS major must be fulfilled prior to scheduling this course. 3 Credits (3 Lecture) Prerequisite(s): HSR311 and PHL210 and SOC313 and WRSELC. Fall Only.