Human Services 415
Legal and Ethical Aspects of Human Services 3 cr. (Required)
An introductory course providing an overview of the legal aspects in the field of human services and implications for the human services worker. Included are such topics as liability, confidentiality and privilege, records and rights of clients, due process and equal protection in terms of staff and clients, discrimination, and witnessing. A unit on ethics will also be included.
Prerequisite: Human Services students only: Completion of or concurrent enrollment in Human Services 325.