CRC19: Courses

HSER 360 Techniques of Interviewing and Counseling

Units: 3

Hours: 54 hours LEC

Prerequisite: HSER 300 and 302 with grades of "C" or better

Advisory: HSER 350; HSER 300 and concurrent enrollment in HSER 362.

Transferable: CSU

This course is a survey of effective interviewing and counseling techniques as applied to the paraprofessional experiences of counselor aides, group counselor aides, mental health workers, social service technicians, case management workers, and other human service related fields. This course is an integral part of the Human Services curriculum.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:

SLO 1: Demonstrate the ability to provide basic empathetic responses in a dyad setting as described in the course text and simulated situations including case management.