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Direct Support Work Certificate

Human Services

Required Courses

Courses Credit Notes
HMS 102 Values of Human Services in a Contemporary Society 3  
HMS 265 Working with Disabilities in Human Services 3 Prereq: HMS 101 & 102
MNA 100 Medicare Nurse Aide OR
NAA 100 Nursing Assistant Skills I
SWK 275 The Family OR
FAM 252 Introduction of Family Science
3 FAM 252 Prereq: 3.0 credit hours of social or behavioral science or Instructor consent
Electives - choose one course from the following list:    
HMS/SWK 235/250 Teaching Persons with Mental Retardation 3 HMS 235 Prereq: PSY 110 or Instructor consent
SWK 180 Introduction to Gerontology 3  
PSY 230 Psychosocial Aspects of Death and Dying 3 Prereq: PSY 110 or SOC 101 or Instructor consent
HMS/SWK 200 Dynamics of Human Behavior 3 HMS 200 Prereq: PSY 110 or Instructor consent

Progression in the program is contingent upon achievement of a grade of "C" or better in all HMS courses.

Requirements taken from the 2019-2020 KCTCS Catalog