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Human Service Technology - Community Health Worker - Occupational Skills Award

Community Health Workers are individuals who work either for pay or as volunteers in association with the local health care system in both urban and rural environments and usually share ethnicity, language, socioeconomic status and life experiences with the community members they serve.


Prerequisite Courses

Year 1

Semester 1
CHLT 1302 Wellness & Health Promotion 3
CHLT 1401 Introduction to Community Health 4
Semester 2
CHLT 1291 Special Topics in Community Health Liaison 2
CHLT 1342 Community Health Field Methods 3
Semester 3
CHLT 1266 Practicum (or Field Experience) - Community Health Services/Liaison/Counseling 2

Year 2

Semester 1
Semester 2
Semester 3
Total Credits 14

Capstone Statement

A capstone course is a course designed to provide opportunities for students to integrate knowledge from their core and concentration courses, to gain insight into the meanings of professionalism and professional practice, and to reflect on the norms of a discipline or profession.