|Lecture hours per week||3|
|Lab hours per week|
The quality of the services offered to families in our communities is significantly affected by the professional delivering the support. This course will introduce the student to the characteristics of an effective professional in the broad range of services represented in Community and Child Studies field. The student will explore how personal attitudes, values and boundaries affect professional relationships. As students begin to define themselves as professionals in the human services field, they will discuss and clarify the professional ethics and standards of employment.