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|Human Services: Alcohol and Drug (AA)
Total Units: 43
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The alcohol and Drug major is designed to provide the student with the academic preparation and field experience needed to work with drug dependent population. I t provides a broad base of knowledge regarding approaches to drug education and prevention, treatment issues, counseling skills, ethical issues, and practical knowledge about drugs and their effects.
The California Association of Alcohol and Drug Educators (CAADE) is the accrediting body. Completion of the required courses provides the educational component necessary for certification as a Certified Addiction Treatment Specialist through CAADE.
The requirements for the Human Services: Alcohol and Drug (AA) program are:
Complete 43 units from
- Human Services Core Requirements
- Alcohol & Drug Emphasis Requirements
|Human Services Core Requirements - complete 28.00 units|
|CHLD 10||Developmental Stages of Childhood||3.00|
|COMM 5||Group Discussion & Problem Solving||3.00|
|COUN 74||Identity and Cultural Diversity||3.00|
|COUN 89||Ethical Issues in Human Services||1.50|
|COUN 90||Introduction to Human Services||3.00|
|COUN 91||Skills and Techniques in Human Services||3.00|
|COUN 93||Introduction to Case Management||1.50|
|HLE 95||Introduction to Alcohol and Drug Studies||3.00|
|LIR 10||Introduction to Information Literacy||1.00|
|PSYCH 1A||General Psychology||3.00|
|WEOC 99I||Occupational Work Experience-Internship||0.50-8.00|
|Alcohol & Drug Emphasis Requirements - complete 15.00 units|
|HLE 96||Prevention and Education on Alcohol and Drugs||3.00|
|HLE 97||Pharmacological & Physiological Effects of Alcohol & Drugs||3.00|
|HLE 99||Rehabilitation of Alcohol & Drug Problems||3.00|
|PSYCH 3||Human Sexuality||3.00|
The requirements for this program of study are effective beginning the semester shown above. If you began working on this program before the effective semester, you may not be affected by the changes. Consult with the program contact person or the department chair to determine your eligibility to complete the program under previous requirements.
Associate Degree Requirements:
The major is one of several requirements students need to fulfill in order to be awarded the Associate Degree, the highest level of academic achievement recognized by Santa Rosa Junior College. Please note that all of the following requirements must be met in order for the degree to be conferred:
For all students admitted for the Fall 2009 term or any term thereafter,
a grade of "C" or better, or "P" if the course is taken on a pass/no pass basis,
is required for each course applied toward the major.
Course Prerequisites and Advisories:
Courses in a program of study may have prerequisites or advisories;
that is, courses that must or should be completed before taking that course.
Please check for prerequisites or advisories by clicking on the course numbers
in the Program Requirements section.